alt-ctrl-{9,10,...} doesn't work

Lowell Gilbert freebsd-questions-local at
Sat Jan 1 08:19:02 PST 2005

"Theodore D. Sternberg" <strnbrg at> writes:

> My 5.3 (Xorg 6.7) system doesn't want to switch between X sessions.
> Or rather, it does the first few times after a reboot, but then
> refuses.

I hadn't tried multiple X sessions under Xorg 6.7 (I've gone to 6.8
now).  I can't reproduce the problem.

Try going to text consoles instead of to another X session; that may
help determine if you're actually having problems with X, or if the
virtual terminals are the trouble.

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