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Re: open messes up the screen

> Well, open is really openvt. It fiddles around with the console to
> start up a program on a new virtual console. X doesn't always like
> that, but it should work better than that. The vt change should
> trigger X to properly cleanup the screen before the switch. I'd
> say file a bug.

It's not a VT change issue. It's an old bug of the fbcon code that
causes opening a VT to reset the palette on the current fb even when not
in front.


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