Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 57525
XFree86 S3 Savage 4
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:38:43 EDT
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Description of problem:
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.init 5 (or boot into runlevel 5 if configured, or just start X with gdm)
2.Log into a gnome session
3.Attempt to switch to a virtual terminal with CTRL-ALT-F[1-6]
4. Watch the system get wedged. I can't even ping it anymore once this
Actual Results: Wedgie-o-matic
Expected Results: Get a virtual console and login or continue working in it.
Don't use XFree86 3.3.6, use 4.1.0 instead.
Also there are updated packages available for testing with new Savage
drivers at: ftp://people.redhat.com/mharris/testing/7.2
Does this solve the problem?
XFree86 4.1.0-15 released as erratum for RHL 7.2 solves all known
Savage related problems. If you still experience a problem after
upgrading to the new release, please reopen this bug report, and
attach your XF86Config-4 and X server log files using the file
attachment link below.