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Old 07-29-2007, 04:50 PM   #1
JosephS
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Screen freezes


Using Debian etch 4.0
Sometimes my screen will freeze. Looks like there is a curtain drawn across the monitor. I have to reboot to get out of this.

Can someone tell me what this problem is?
I'm not sure if this is a software of a problem with my computer.
 
Old 07-31-2007, 08:03 AM   #2
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I don't know what's causing the freeze-up. I don't think a reboot isnecessary. Try ctrl + alt + backspace to restart the X server and log back in. It's much faster than reboot.
 
  


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