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Bug#235241: bug resolved

On Mon, Mar 15, 2004 at 12:03:25PM +0100, Christian Guggenberger wrote:
> Anyway, now we do a least know, that the VBERestore Option (set to false) 
> really prevents X server crashes, while switching VT's.
> Branden you might want do undo "SVN commit: r1147 - trunk/debian"( the bug 
> closer), as the change to the i830 part of the i810 driver has nothing to 
> do with this Bug (IMHO).

On Mon, Mar 15, 2004 at 11:32:47AM -0800, Oliver Johns wrote:
> Just for the record, in case someone out there has similar problems, 
> here is what happened in my case:
> (1) The initial update 4.2.1-->4.3.0 caused my C-A-F1 combo to stop 
> working.
> (2) After some futzing around, I filed a bug against xserver-xfree86.
> (3) Sometime later, an incremental update of 4.3.0 was made.  But, on 
> the same day, the update of kde-3.1 to kde-3.2 was made.  The result 
> was that my C-A-F1 started working again.
> (4) I was delighted, and filed a bug-fixed comment to my earlier bug.
> (5) Then I notice that my remapping of the keyboard to make the 
> diamond keys act as forward-delete was now not working.
> (6) I found that the kde-3.2 no longer had lines 
> in /etc/kde3/kdm/Xsetup to call xmodmap and remap the keyboard.  So, 
> I added those lines back.
> (7) Now I found that my diamond keys were working, but that C-A-F1 was 
> broken again.  
> (8) Finally the light dawned.  I backed out the lines to call  
> xmodmap.  Then I did xmodmap -pke > xmodmap-new.  Then I made the 
> modifications about the diamond keys in the file xmodmap-new 
> and moved it to /etc/X11/Xmodmap.  Then I put back the lines in 
> /etc/kde3/kdm/Xsetup to call xmodmap and use /etc/X11/Xmodmap as the 
> new xmodmap.  
> (9) Now everything works OK. 

Thanks, guys.  I have reverted the bogus annotation of the changelog in
SVN r1152.

G. Branden Robinson                |    One man's theology is another man's
Debian GNU/Linux                   |    belly laugh.
branden@debian.org                 |    -- Robert Heinlein
http://people.debian.org/~branden/ |

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