Re: X restarts after switching from vt7 to console
On Thu, Aug 07, 2003 at 10:47:20AM +0200, Ralf Baerwaldt
> When switching from X-Window to Console (Ctrl-Alt-F2)
> X-Server makes an automatic restart after a short time (5
> to 20 seconds) and the kdm login screen appears again on
That happens to me with debian sid. I have an i810 graphics
subsystem. This has happened for months.
> How can I avoid it ?
I work around it by quickly logging in as root and running
'/etc/init.d/kdm stop' immediately after switching away from
vt7. This is only useful if I log out of my X session
> I suppose its a KDE- or KDM-Problem, because it does not
> happen via fvwm2.
Right. It seems to be a KDM + i810 problem because, of all
my debian + KDE installations, only the one with the i810
suffers from this.
Thomas E. Vaughan