Bug#570338: console-setup: setupcon switches to tty6 under Linux 2.6.33
reassign 570338 console-tools
found 570338 1:0.2.3dbs-68
retitle 570338 console-tools: setupcon switches to tty6 under Linux 2.6.33
On 2010-02-18 09:05 +0100, Sven Joachim wrote:
> Package: console-setup
> Version: 1.53
> Severity: normal
> Running setupcon on tty1 or tty2 under a 2.6.33-rc8 kernel causes an
> annoying and surprising switch to tty6. This does not happen under a
> 2.6.32 kernel.
This seems to be a console-tools problem, possibly the same one as
reported in #566501. Replacing console-tools with kbd fixes it.
> FWIW, there is no problem when setupcon is run from the init script,
> only when it is run manually later.
Which is rather different from the report in #566501, so I refrained
from merging the bugs for now.