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Old 12-13-2002, 12:14 PM   #1
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hard lockup on shutdown


I'm using rh 7.3. If I use the GUI or xterm to shutdown I get a lock up with a blinking curser that does not respond to control+alt+delete. I've got to kill the box to exit. Any assistance is much appreciated
 
Old 12-13-2002, 12:19 PM   #2
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It's an X Windows client-server sync bug and exists in Redhat 8.0 too.

Best to shut down X Windows by logging out and then do 'poweroff' from the command line.
 
Old 12-14-2002, 02:22 AM   #3
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I did a reinstall of / just for kicks and it's shutting down fine now. I think I had a corrupted file. Thanks for the input Bert
 
  


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