Subject: Re: XFree 4.0
To: Greywolf <email@example.com>
From: Oleg Polyanski <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 03/14/2000 01:36:49
>>>>> "G" == Greywolf writes:
G> On Mon, 13 Mar 2000, Hubert Feyrer wrote: # > On a side note, I was
G> wondering if anybody ever had problems with it # > killing the console on
G> exit. It seems to happen to me when I shut down the # > X server while
G> there's heavy disk activity going on, the console doesn't # > return to
G> text mode and I'm left with an image of X on the screen. I can # > login
G> via ssh to the box and start X from there, and X still works but the # >
G> console never returns to its' state. I'm using the ati driver with a 2
G> meg # > PCI ATI 3D Rage II+DVD. # # Exactly the same happens for me on
G> I get this only occasionally; I find it happens much less frequently if I
G> don't configure in XKB support during the xf86config phase.
It has nothing with XKB support. This problem appeared two-three-four
months ago (don't remember exactly when). Unfortunately, I have no
idea how to hunt this problem without serial console. Here, @ home.
G> [that and the xkb support keeps losing key state change events, i.e.
G> transitions between depressed and released.]