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Old 06-14-2004, 05:36 AM   #1
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Gnome back to -> Full Terminal ? broke?


Hi!

I start Gnome from console when I boot up with startx, (xwmconfig), and I used to be able to exit and go back to it by pressing Ctrl-Alt-Del (with Slack 9.1 fresh).. or even "log out".. but now (on 2.6.6 kernel).. the monitor just switches off and the comp is running, but is just a blank screen when I do that. Any ideas?
 
Old 06-14-2004, 06:48 PM   #2
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Your graphiccard can be initialised for text and then for graphic, but not back to text mode.
Some cards can not switch back, even with the correct driver. ( I have one of them and another who can switch back with the newest driver now).

Use only text or graphic (open a terminal window) till there is a driver who can switch back.
 
Old 06-15-2004, 12:18 AM   #3
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.. but it worked on the 2.4.22 kernel.. and not the 2.6.6 one.. hmm?!
 
  


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