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Bug 2201

Summary: screen blanks when user attempts to type.
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: Jeremiah Johnson <jjohnson>
Component: gdmAssignee: Cristian Gafton <gafton>
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Version: 6.0   
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Last Closed: 1999-04-16 15:28:39 UTC Type: ---
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Description Jeremiah Johnson 1999-04-15 20:14:16 UTC
After gdm is loaded, and waiting for a user to login if a
user types *ANY* key into the provided space the screen
blanks and never unblanks. I don't know if this is because
of the reason discovered last nite ( gdm loaded from init
and conflicting with mingetty ) or some other reason. Thus
this post.

Comment 1 Preston Brown 1999-04-16 15:28:59 UTC
this was an initscripts interaction problem, and has been fixed in
later versions of XFree86/initscripts.