Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 52928
switching from X to text console multiple times hangs machine
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:36:45 EDT
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Description of problem:
On our IA64 machine with ATI Mach64 video, running under Gnome/Sawmill,
switching from X to a text console and back again more than once causes
the machine to hang. The screen stays black, and the system doesn't
respond to input of any kind.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Switch from X to a text console.
2. Switch back to X.
3. Repeat steps 1 and 2.
Actual Results: The system hangs.
This problem still occurs in RC2, even with XFree86-4.1.0-3.
Duplicate of 52919.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 52919 ***