Bug 471368 - cannot switch to console when using vesa driver
cannot switch to console when using vesa driver
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: xorg-x11-drv-vesa (Show other bugs)
5.3
All Linux
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Assigned To: Adam Jackson
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Reported: 2008-11-13 05:15 EST by Vladimir Benes
Modified: 2008-11-14 15:57 EST (History)
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Description Vladimir Benes 2008-11-13 05:15:16 EST
Description of problem:
while X server is running you cannot see console after ctrl+alt+FX  

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
xorg-x11-drv-vesa-1.3.0-8.1
xorg-x11-server-Xorg-1.1.1-48.51

GPU: Intel Corporation Mobile GM965/GL960 Integrated graphics controller (rev0c) 
Laptop: Lenovo X61

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Steps to Reproduce:
1.start X server
2.press ctrl+alt+F1
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Actual results:
cannot see console

Expected results:
console should be visible

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Comment 3 Kevin E. Martin 2008-11-14 15:57:03 EST
Solution: Please use the native "intel" driver for the 965.
Closing.

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