Cannot startx on FreeBSD10 Current

Miguel Clara miguelmclara at
Fri Jun 14 15:11:19 UTC 2013

On 06/14/13 15:02, Mark Felder wrote:
> On Fri, 14 Jun 2013 10:56:26 -0500, Miguel Clara
> <miguelmclara at> wrote:
>> I still have some problems though... I can't switch to console with
>> CRTL+ALT+F1...2..3... etc I get a very weired screen, like my kde all
>> nuts... the good thing is I can at least switch back to kde.
>> I also noted that at shutdown/reboot I get a black screen .... nothing
>> shows on screen, I just have to wait for it to turn off... I get the
>> feeling that this is somehow related!
> With KMS you can't get to a tty after it's running. That's known
> errata, so once you start X you can't leave it without a reboot.

I see, thanks for the info, since this works on linux I was thinking If
I forgot some step...
Is this something that will be fixed anytime soon?

What about the black screen on reboot? Is that normal? I know a friend
who had this issue and AFAIK he was able to solved it, but he is using 9.1.

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