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

Re: Switching virtual terminals



On Fri, 2008-06-06 at 10:27 +1000, Cameron Simpson wrote:
> On 05Jun2008 20:18, Jim Dever <jdever triad rr com> wrote:
> > From X I can hit Alt-Ctrl-F1 or Alt-Ctrl-F2 to get to a virtual
> terminal 
> > but once there I can't get back to X (Alt-Ctrl-F7).  I can't even
> change 
> > to another virtual terminal (Alt-Ctrl-F1 through F6).
> >
> > I'm using a plain vanilla F9 install but have had this problem since
> I  
> > started using Fedora at F7.
> 
> I think it's Just Ctrl-, not Alt-Ctrl-, from text console land.
> Or just Alt-. But anyway, only one of the modifiers, not both. 
Then that is a change. Traditionally it has been ctrl-alt-Fx , with
ctrl-alt-F7 taking you back to the X session.
--
=======================================================================
Have you reconsidered a computer career?
=======================================================================
Aaron Konstam telephone: (210) 656-0355 e-mail: akonstam sbcglobal net


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