rivafb and NVIDIA-Linux
conrad at lewscanon.com
Wed Jul 21 12:31:17 UTC 2004
> type reset get the same.
> tried ctrl-alt-f1 /f2 /f3 /f4 ....
> same on all
> type init 6
> I hit the reset switch reboot and and boot into gnome and all is fine no
> logout and login again no problems.
> ctl-alt-fn and the consoles are unusable.
That is a problem. On my machine if I exit X manually I am sitting on
console 7 (assuming we count from 1). Ctl-Alt-F1 brings me back to console 1
and my text prompt (usually a bash session already in progress). If you see
something different, then you have exceeded my knowledge of how to help.
I bet that the rivafb driver is a red herring, though. I get the same
message but not the same bug, so it's very unlikely "rivafb" contributes to
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