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Re: No console from X

On Thu,14.May.09, 20:57:29, Ed Jabbour wrote:
> I can't get to a console from X.  I.e., alt-ctrl-f1, 2 .... get me only a 
> black screen with no prompt.  The same thing happens if I try "console login" 
> from kdm.  inittab is the default.  Graphics driver NVidia 173.14.09.  Any 
> hints, pointers, appreciated.

Does 'chvt 1' (as root) work? What Debian version (lenny/stable, ...) 
are you using?

If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
(Albert Einstein)

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