[Date Prev][Date Next]   [Thread Prev][Thread Next]   [Thread Index] [Date Index] [Author Index]

RE: weird graphics characters when logged into runlevel 3




-----Original Message-----
From: g [mailto:geleem bellsouth net]
Sent: Tuesday, December 30, 2008 9:05 PM
To: Community assistance, encouragement, and advice for using Fedora.
Subject: Re: weird graphics characters when logged into runlevel 3


-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
Hash: SHA1

Don Raikes wrote:

> When I boot into run level 3 (console mode), I "see" a lot of random
> graphics characters on my display.

not being able to view your screen makes replying with any more helpful answer.

> Any suggestions would be appreciated.

what happens if you enter 'clear'?

When I enter clear, the visible display (brltty) seems ok for a few minutes or perhaps a few lines, then I run into the lines again.

My son was watching the system while it was rebooting the other day, and he said that the display is all messed up even as it is rebooting. I think perhaps my video card is failing.
also, being curious about assistance for impaired vision, i ran a google-linux
search of 'brltty' which yielded 27,900 hits. on first page, i found a link,

https://lists.linux-foundation.org/ \
pipermail/accessibility-io/2005-July/000016.html

with a link to brltty mailing list.

http://mielke.cc/mailman/listinfo/brltty

if not already on list, you might give it a try.

much luck to you.


peace out.

tc,hago.

g
.

****
in a free world without fences, who needs gates.
**
to mess up a linux box, you need to work at it;
to mess up an ms windows box, you just need to *look at* it.
**
learn linux:
'Rute User's Tutorial and Exposition'   http://rute.2038bug.com/index.html.gz
'The Linux Documentation Project'   http://www.tldp.org/
'LDP HOWTO-index'   http://www.tldp.org/HOWTO/HOWTO-INDEX/index.html
'HowtoForge'   http://howtoforge.com/
****
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE-----
Version: GnuPG v1.4.5 (GNU/Linux)

iD8DBQFJWu9w+C4Bj9Rkw/wRAvZ7AKCXwZ7r2FY5dCQrdgxKnT0NfkkeKgCfa9ZV
n8rPhKgH63/pznm3K5iKAAo=
=5YO2
-----END PGP SIGNATURE-----

-- 
fedora-list mailing list
fedora-list redhat com
To unsubscribe: https://www.redhat.com/mailman/listinfo/fedora-list
Guidelines: http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Communicate/MailingListGuidelines


[Date Prev][Date Next]   [Thread Prev][Thread Next]   [Thread Index] [Date Index] [Author Index]