Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 160490
Bad: Cant't get to terminal mode on runlevel 3
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:07 EST
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Description of problem:
After the installation on compaq nx5000 laptop, I change
to get runlevel 3:
After I reboot, login, and execute startx command,
I get windows environment. When I logout of windows
enviroment the screen frezzes and I can't get the
terminal command-line anymore.
In fact I can do nothing but press Ctl-Alt-Del twice to reboot.
This bug wasn't there in FC3
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
2. edit /etc/inittab and replace "id:5:initdefault:" with "id:3:initdefault:"
3. Reboot, login and run startx
4. Logout of the windows manager
Actual Results: Screen continues to be blank indefinitely
Expected Results: I should have seen a command prompt on the screen
Tested on Compaq nx5000 (bought from HP).
After rebooting after crash, before you start X back up again, make a
copy your X server log and config file, and attach them individually using
the link below.
This is filed against XFree86, which does not exist anymore in Fedora Core.
Reassigning to correct component...
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 161242 ***