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Old 05-10-2004, 01:42 PM   #1
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Is there something like tty screen in Redhat

Hi guys,

just wanna find out whether there's this keystroke in redhat.
whereby you can switch to another tty screen by pressing Alt+F1(functional keys).
Or if you are in a total text mode in redhat, can you open another terminal screen like slackware?

Thanks and Regards.
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I would think ctrl-alt F1-F6 would work...
Old 05-10-2004, 01:51 PM   #3
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Originally posted by jtshaw
I would think ctrl-alt F1-F6 would work...
oh thanks.
BTW, if I have got a smtp server running in text mode and the screen keep showing the mails flowing in and out.
I can simply opened another tty screen to get to the daemon and start and stop it if needed.


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