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Old 10-12-2003, 03:25 AM   #1
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exiting X produces garbage all over screen

I am running RedHat 8.0. I am sure this question is obvious, so please forgive a newbie!

I am currently running KDE, when I init to level 3 or press Control-Alt-F2, the whole screen produces lovely coloured garbage. I can tell from the patterning that I am at the login prompt, so if I login in again as root, I can get back without rebooting the computer.

....any suggestions please ??
Old 10-12-2003, 04:42 AM   #2
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hmmm...what happens if you type 'clear'? Does it clear the garbage?


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