Bug 79206 - X crashes when switching VTs
X crashes when switching VTs
Product: Red Hat Raw Hide
Classification: Retired
Component: XFree86 (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Mike A. Harris
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2002-12-07 03:21 EST by David Monniaux
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:48 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-12-08 08:15:21 EST
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Description David Monniaux 2002-12-07 03:21:47 EST
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.0.1) Gecko/20021003

Description of problem:
Pressing Control-Alt-F1 under X switches the VTs, then X crashes.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Run X
2.Press Control-Alt-F1

Actual Results:  A string of messages indicating that the server has crashed.

Expected Results:  I should have switched peacefully to VT 1 and I could have
switched back to the X server afterwards.

Additional info:

XFree86 0.20021126.8
i830M chipset
Comment 1 Mike A. Harris 2002-12-08 08:15:13 EST
Please attach X log, config file, and /var/log/messages as individual
file attachments using link below.

Comment 2 Mike A. Harris 2002-12-11 13:19:14 EST
Fixed in rawhide 20021210.0 build

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