glen.j.barber at gmail.com
Tue Jun 15 01:23:58 UTC 2010
On 6/14/10 6:21 PM, Derek Funk wrote:
> On 6/13/2010 7:12 PM, Glen Barber wrote:
>> Hi Derek,
>> On 6/13/10 10:51 AM, Derek Funk wrote:
>>> I have setup PCBSD and a Standard Freebsd with gui. and kbunto. They do
>>> not close X completely. I get a flashing screen.
>>> I can still type commands while the screen flashes. I have done a google
>>> search but nothing seems to match my problem.
>>> I installed opensolaris and it doesn't do this but I want bsd.
>>> I have a Toshiba Satellite laptop that has intel mobile graphics. Is
>>> this something with the intel graphics driver or an installed software
>> Does it sound similar to this issue?
> Yea, that is mostly what I am experiencing. I followed the thread and
> didn't see a resolution.
Last I used that laptop, there still was no resolution. The only thing
I could find to prevent it from happening in the first place is to not
use xscreensaver, xrander, etc. Once I disabled those apps, the
flashing console went away.
I did find that 'startx' from the flashing console, and immediately
closing X would drop me back to a normal, visible console.
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