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Bug 161756 - x11 disable tty consoles
Summary: x11 disable tty consoles
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 161242
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xorg-x11
Version: 4
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: X/OpenGL Maintenance List
QA Contact: David Lawrence
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-06-27 01:12 UTC by Bob Carver
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2005-06-29 20:08:52 UTC

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Description Bob Carver 2005-06-27 01:12:28 UTC
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.8) Gecko/20050511

Description of problem:
Text (tty) consoles work until X11 is started, either by prefdm or any other method. Once X11 starts, the mingettys are still running, but the consoles display only a cursor at the top left corner and are unresponsive to keyboard input.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start X
2. Switch to a text console (CTRL-ALT-[123456])

Actual Results:  Console shows a cursor in upper left corner and is unresponsive.

Expected Results:  A normal text console should be there.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Rahul Sundaram 2005-06-29 06:12:00 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 153729 ***

Comment 2 Mike A. Harris 2005-06-29 20:08:52 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 161242 ***

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