Whine - I want my console back

Brian Morrison bdm at fenrir.org.uk
Mon Jun 27 12:48:37 UTC 2005

On Mon, 27 Jun 2005 05:03:38 -0700 in
00d801c57b10$4130d660$1225a8c0 at kittycat "jdow" <jdow at earthlink.net>

> Just installed FC4 after Mandrake seemed to fall apart with rampant
> ineptitude. I tested on my Sony VIAO laptop. It worked a dream. So I
> upgraded the candidate machine to replace the basic system server here
> to FC4. I can boot. I can even take the dreaded "rhgb quiet" out of
> the grub configuration boot command. I get to see the login prompt.
> Then the login screens all go away as soon as X starts.
> Whine, I want my consoles back! Who was the nasty that took them away?
> {O.O}    Joanne

It's a bug, you need to replace the file libvgahw.a in
/usr/X11R6/lib/modules/ with the one from the previous xorg release used
in FC3.


Brian Morrison

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