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Old 07-01-2005, 12:27 PM   #16
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Originally posted by keefaz
If he is able to switch between F1-F6 consoles in runlevel 3,
I don't think the kernel causes he can't switch consoles in
runlevel 4

As gbonvehi said, I would think it is the WM that has some
keys binding for ctrl-alt+ F1-F6, although I find it curious

Also, it is a laptop so maybe he can't get the F1-F6 keys
directly, maybe that require a keys sequence, and again
this would be something with X or WM settings
Just noticed that, and modified my post. Not sure why I missed it though.
Old 07-01-2005, 02:04 PM   #17
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I have to use ctrl-alt-spacebar-F1 F2 etc to cycle through

*Edit* Nevermind it does work with just ctrl-alt

Last edited by Bluenoser; 07-02-2005 at 12:07 PM.


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