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Re: X restarts after switching from vt7 to console


Thomas E. Vaughan wrote (Thu 2003-Aug-07 06:52:34 -0600):

> > 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
> > vt7.
> That happens to me with debian sid.  I have an i810 graphics
> subsystem.  This has happened for months.

Looks like bugs.xfree86.org #103. I compiled the patch from
Egbert Eich with Daniel Stones' current (4.3.0-0ds4) sources,
which solved the problem. Daniel has promised to include the
patch in 4.3.0-0pre1v1.

Cheers, Marcus

   Marcus C. Gottwald  ·  http://www.inf.fu-berlin.de/~gottwald/

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