Subject: Re: pccons/pcvt and X interaction problems
To: None <>
From: Mike Long <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/18/1997 02:23:33
>Date: Fri, 17 Oct 1997 14:16:21 -0700
>From: "Lonhyn T. Jasinskyj" <>

>Has anyone experienced the following problem (on an x86):
>When the console is pccons (i.e. pc0) the X server will completely
>hang (no mouse or keyboard input) after some amount of time (not usage
>dependent it seems), usually within 10 minutes to an hour. If I use a
>pcvt (vt0) console then all of these problems vanish.

I haven't seen this, but I'm still using XFree86 3.2.  YMMV.
Mike Long <>      
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