Complete System Freeze when log out of X session
wblock at wonkity.com
Tue Aug 5 23:20:05 UTC 2008
On Tue, 5 Aug 2008, vangogh wrote:
> My laptop has xorg 7.3 on Freebsd 7.
> My xorg.conf file has:
> Section "Device"
> Identifier "card0"
> Driver "vesa"
> VendorName "S3 Inc"
> BoardName "VT8375 [ProSavage8 KM266/KL266]"
> BusID "PCI:1:0:0"
> Problem is when I log out of gnome my system freezes completely and
> control+alt+backspace does not work. The keyboard becomes totally
> unresponsive and i must unplug the system to turn it off. I have searched
> this problem and seen that posts appear in the archives back in 2006 about
> this issue. However, I cannot find any solution. Can someone please point me
> in the right direction for a solution to this please?
As I've posted twice in comp.unix.bsd.freebsd.misc:
Try using the xf86-video-savage driver instead of vesa, and disable DRI
-Warren Block * Rapid City, South Dakota USA
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