Bug 155775 - After starting a X server, the text based virtual terminals are blank
After starting a X server, the text based virtual terminals are blank
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 161242
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xorg-x11 (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: X/OpenGL Maintenance List
David Lawrence
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Blocks: FC5Target
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Reported: 2005-04-22 17:48 EDT by Robert Marcano
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-08-30 04:06:30 EDT
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Description Robert Marcano 2005-04-22 17:48:18 EDT
Description of problem:

If a X server is started, when switching to a virtual terminal (CTRL+ALT+F1),
shows nothing (black screen), but the terminal respond to the keyboard (It is
posible to login a call reboot for example without seeing anything). Returning
to the X server virtual terminal (ALT+F7) shows the X session without problems

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start Fedora up to the GDM login
2. Switch to the first vitual terminal (CTRL+ALT+F1)
Actual results:
Black screen output

Expected results:
the text console login screen

Additional info:
Using an Intel 845 chipset, on an Intel motherboard
Monitor IBM P70 at 1024x768 (other resolutions fails too)
Comment 1 Mike A. Harris 2005-04-28 17:21:26 EDT
Please report this issue to X.Org developers by filing a bug report in
the X.Org bugzilla located at http://bugs.freedesktop.org in the "xorg"

Once you've filed your bug report to X.Org, if you paste the new
bug URL here, Red Hat will continue to track the issue in the
centralized X.Org bug tracker, and will review any bug fixes that
become available for consideration in future updates.

Setting status to "NEEDINFO", awaiting X.Org bug URL for tracking.
Comment 2 Chaim Frenkel 2005-07-22 13:08:39 EDT
Comment 3 Mike A. Harris 2005-08-30 04:06:30 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 161242 ***

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