Subject: Re: XFree86 4.0.* palette unfriendliness
To: Ken Hornstein <>
From: David Brownlee <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/17/2001 00:04:52
	You can, but if I can hit CTRL+ALT+ESC to drop into DDB while X is
	running there is some reasonable expectation that I should be able
	to continue afterwards. As I said, less important than getting
	into DDB in the first place, but still useful.

		David/absolute		-- No hype required --

On Fri, 16 Feb 2001, Ken Hornstein wrote:

> >	You might want to drop into DDB, then continue. I agree that
> >	getting the console into text is much more important than being
> >	able to get in back into graphics, but it would be very nice to
> >	be able to drop into DDB, then get back into X (particularly if
> >	someone hits the key sequence by accident :)
> You _can_ switch to another VT before you drop into DDB, right?
> --Ken