Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 64687
X crashes when logging off/shutting down or switching consoles
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:42:30 EDT
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Description of problem:
When switching consoles or logging off from X windows system the PC completely
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install Redhat 7.2 on an Abit bp6 motherboard with two Pentium Celeron 466
(66) Mhz processors and a Creative 3D Blaster Savage4 graphics card (AGP, 32 MB
2. Start X by typing startx at the prompt
3. Shut the system down/ log off/ reboot/ switch to another console
Actual Results: A blank screen appears.
Expected Results: A promt should appear or the system should reboot or
I have already tried every possible combination of savage driver and generic
svga driver with XFree version 4.1.0, 4.2.0 and with classic XFree (version
3.3.6). Always the same results.
Everything seems to work just fine under RedHat 6.2.
Upgrade your XFree86 with up2date to release 4.1.0-15, and then run:
Does the updated X fix this problem for you?
Closing bug as ERRATA assuming that it worked due to no response.