Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 76192
X restarts when switching to text console
Last modified: 2005-10-31 17:00:50 EST
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Description of problem:
System: Dell Optiplex GX150 with Intel 815 Video Card and Clone PC
When you switch from your graphical X display to a text console using eg Ctrl
alt F1 or F2 , ... the text console appears and X restarts. Resulting in a lost
workspace and a new GDM login screen.
Tested and experienced this bug on 3 systems. Bug occurs every time
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Login to X
2.Press Ctrl Alt F1 to switch to text console
3.YOu will see the screen flickering and will notice that X is back at gdm login
prompt when going back to X display ( ctrl alt f7 )
Actual Results: X restarted
Expected Results: X should stay up :-)
What is Clone PC?
Please attach using the link below, your X server log, your X config
file, your /var/log/messages from after a crash/problem, and the
output of the following commands:
rpm -qa | sort
I am also experiencing this problem.
This issue seems to be a duplicate of bug 75672.
Closing bug as WONTFIX due to lack of activity and/or response to
providing requested information. Please feel free to answer the
questions above, and supply the requested info, then reopen if this
issue is still relevant and important to you.