About the black screen (Otherwise solved) Re: All of a sudden, problems with X
wblock at wonkity.com
Tue Jul 22 10:54:33 UTC 2014
On Mon, 21 Jul 2014, David Benfell wrote:
> There is a note in UPDATING (did I read it beforehand? Of course not.) about
> some video chips--including Intel, which mine is--that says that
> Ctrl/Alt/F[n] won't work. Apparently X isn't cleaning up after itself
> correctly when exiting either.
> So the message here seems to be, once you start X, you'd better be happy with
> it. Because you might not be leaving (short of a reboot).
> But what this also suggests is that, should I need it, the Xorg.conf.new I
> generated might actually be okay. Because it's the exit that's screwed up
> rather than anything to do with the configuration.
The vt(4) console driver included with 10-stable and 9-stable solves
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