virtual consoles on freebsd-7.0-release
joeb at a1poweruser.com
Tue Nov 4 05:44:41 PST 2008
I logon from F2 as root and then startx.
I believe F9 only works if you use the xorg logon session control.
From: owner-freebsd-questions at freebsd.org
[mailto:owner-freebsd-questions at freebsd.org]On Behalf Of Yuri Pankov
Sent: Tuesday, November 04, 2008 7:49 PM
To: Steven Susbauer
Cc: joeb at a1poweruser.com; freebsd-questions at freebsd.org
Subject: Re: virtual consoles on freebsd-7.0-release
On Tue, Nov 04, 2008 at 05:45:12AM -0600, Steven Susbauer wrote:
> joeb wrote:
>> When I am in xorg/xfce and do Ctrl+Alt+Fx it does in fact open the
>> virtual console.
>> But I can not find any way to return to the xorg/xfce desktop running
>> in the
>> virtual console I left from.
>> Alt+Fx does take me to the virtual console where x11/xfce is suppose
>> to be,
>> but puts me in command line mode.
>> The command ps ax shows xorg/xfce is still running.
>> How do I get back to the xorg/xfce desktop running in the virtual console
>> left from?
> You should be able to get back into Xorg with Alt F7 or F8. Does this
> not work?
X usually runs on ttyv8, so it should be Alt+F9.
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