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Re: Switching virtual terminals



On Fri, 2008-06-06 at 20:24 +0930, Tim wrote:
> On Fri, 2008-06-06 at 05:11 -0400, Jim Dever wrote:
> > I just tried it again to make sure.  From an X session CTRL+ALT+Fn
> > works but from a text console Alt-Fn does nothing.  It's remains at
> > the same tty I was at when I issued the CTRL+ALT+Fn from X.  Any
> > ideas?
> 
> I am back on Fedora 9, now, and both ALT+Fn and CTRL+ALT+Fn are
> working
> for me, so the problem is probably specific to your setup.  You might
> want to say if your installation was fresh, or updating a prior wes
> 
Again this must be a F9 special. On f7 and F8 , ctrl-alt-Fx takesw you
to a virtual termianl. alt-Fx allows you to run a program in a virtual
termial. However if you are in a virtual terminal then alt-Fx will take
you to a new terminal. These are not upgraded systems I am using.
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