Subject: Re: Problems with X and -current
To: Ken Hornstein <>
From: John C. Hayward <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/02/1994 14:28:10
On Thu, 1 Sep 1994, Ken Hornstein wrote:

> >Is anybody else having problems with XFree86 2.1.1 and the latest current from
> >about 7/14 through the yesterday's sources?  What happens is that after
> >anywhere from 30 minutes to 2 hours of working on an xsession started from xdm
> I've encountered a different problem.  Very occasionally I'll get most of the
> keys just stop working; only a few will work.  Exiting X fixes this problem.
> It's happened so infrequently that I've been hesitant to report it.
I had a similar problem when I first set up things.  I found if I disabled
the getty on the console the problem went away.  I don't know if you should
be able to run a getty on the console or not but if you have a getty on
the console turned on you might try turnning it off.