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Bug 79877 - Display becomes black when root logs out
Summary: Display becomes black when root logs out
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: rhl-release-notes-alpha
Version: 7.3
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Ed Bailey
QA Contact: Ed Bailey
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-12-17 19:10 UTC by Ajay Bansal
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:49 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2003-05-05 18:30:18 UTC

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Description Ajay Bansal 2002-12-17 19:10:37 UTC
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Description of problem:
I am using X-term enabled console. Whenever root logs out (default shell bash), 
display becomes black. Machine has to be hard booted to see the console again. 

Machine configuration :

Acer Veriton 7500
Ram 512 MB
Monitor Acer 5100

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. login to root using Xterm console (Command line login and logout work 
perfectly fine. Also normal user login and logout works perfectly fine)
2. logout


Actual Results:  terminal becomes black.

Expected Results:  Login screen should be displayed again.

Additional info:

redhat 7.3 Personal Edition

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