LinuxQuestions.org
Visit Jeremy's Blog.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 03-26-2004, 01:07 PM   #1
duckdown
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Mar 2004
Posts: 1

Rep: Reputation: 0
X Question.. Probably easy :)


Hey all.. newcomer here.. I plan to stick around

Just wondering why when I switch from X -> to a console (alt-ctrl-f1) -> back to X

when I retrun to X the palattes are all screwed and I can barely see a thing.. I have to restart the X server all the time..

I'm using XFree86 4.2.0, and have a radeon 9000
have successfully compiled the ati drivers/modules and have direct rendering and all that good stuff working fine.. its just this!

thanks!
 
Old 03-26-2004, 01:21 PM   #2
HarPaX
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Oct 2003
Posts: 29

Rep: Reputation: 15
I should read the entire question before posing

Last edited by HarPaX; 03-26-2004 at 01:22 PM.
 
Old 03-26-2004, 06:36 PM   #3
zackarya
Member
 
Registered: Jul 2003
Distribution: OpenSuse 10, Debian
Posts: 152

Rep: Reputation: 30
duckdown, I'm not sure, could just be a bug. You could just use xterm. I'm not sure why you need to switch out of X so that may not be an option. I hope this helps.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Easy question for ya... speedo Linux - Newbie 2 10-23-2004 04:38 PM
easy question! =P h0bbit Linux - Newbie 2 07-07-2002 05:10 AM
less easy question 5amYan *BSD 4 04-25-2002 05:52 PM
easy question 5amYan *BSD 4 04-25-2002 04:09 AM
Easy Question marlaina1 Linux - General 1 12-28-2001 07:02 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:54 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration