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Re: Strange behavior in X

Casey Henderson wrote:
> Hi,
>   I'm getting some weird display behavior in X and I need some help.  I
> do a lot of work using virtual consoles.  Quite often when I'm in a
> virtual console, if I press ctrl-alt-f7 to get back to X, my screen
> goes blank.  I try to go back to a virtual console by pressing
> ctrl-alt-f1 (or f2 - f6) and the screen remains blank.  I have to
> reboot the computer by either pressing ctrl-alt-delete (which usually
> works) or by pressing the reset button or power switch.  This wouldn't
> be so bad if it were a once-in-a-while thing, but it happens very
> often, like more than once a day.  One of the reasons I switched to
> Linux from Windoze was because I could keep it running for
> days/weeks/months without having to reboot.  With this weird behavior
> I'm getting, I have to reboot my computer several times a day, which
> isn't much better than Windoze.  Can anybody help me out here? Thanks.

You could have a look at your videocard and stuff...
What Xserver are you running ? What's your videocard.

There are many things you have to specifiy before someone else can
answer it.


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