Description of problem:
X11 and the whole console freeze when one types 'init 3' into a root xterm.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Open xterm as root, type 'init 3'
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open xterm
2. become root
3. type 'init 3'
4. watch the fireworks
Switch to runlevel 3, non-graphical mode
See attached alt-sysrq, 't', 'p' and 'm'
Created attachment 138440 [details]