Re: Bug#603767: gdm: starts on v8 instead of vt7
> I noticed this happens often to me too, and I can assure you it’s not a
> GDM bug. The Linux VT interface wrongly reports vt7 as being in use,
> before gdm is even started. It does not happen on all systems, so it
> might be related to KMS - for example it happens with my radeon-based
> Which graphics hardware are you using?
Oh snap! radeon with KMS.
So this is interesting then.
So it didn't happen when I rebooted just then. That is I now have vt7 working.
Actually imho this is an xorg or gdm bug. Because I was using kvm, the
new xorg (from squeeze well a slightly older version) and the same
kernel --> 2.6.36 on debian lenny without this problem.
So I think it may not be a kernel bug. What makes you think it is a kernel bug?