Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 537724
Opening console failed.
Last modified: 2014-02-02 17:13:54 EST
Description of problem:
After switching from graphical mode to cosole gpm daemon stops working.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install gpm with "su -c 'yum install gpm'"
2. Switch to 3 runlevel with "su -c 'telinit 3'" (gpm daemon starts and works fine in console)
3. Login as usual user (liveuser on LiveCD).
4. Run startx.
5. Logout from GNOME.
gpm daemon don't works, in /var/log/messages error message:
/usr/sbin/gpm: Opening console failed.
gpm daemon should work.
Version gpm-1.20.6-4.fc12.i686 from koji works fine.
gpm-1.20.6-8.fc12 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 12.
gpm-1.20.6-8.fc12 has been pushed to the Fedora 12 testing repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
If you want to test the update, you can install it with
su -c 'yum --enablerepo=updates-testing update gpm'. You can provide feedback for this update here: http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/F12/FEDORA-2009-11818
gpm-1.20.6-8.fc12 has been pushed to the Fedora 12 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.