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Re: [linrad] VESA; and a question

You type X until you get to the main menu and then type ESC.  Usually I have
to type a ctl-c once I get back to the X window environment to stop the

I thought it should be possible to goto another console and return by typing
ctrl-alt-F1 etc, but that seems to kill Linrad.  I would also appreciate any

73.. Sigurd  KJ1K

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Joe Taylor" <joe@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: <linrad@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Monday, April 12, 2004 3:31 PM
Subject: Re: [linrad] VESA; and a question

> Leif --
> Although I didn't mention it in my posting about installing Linrad, I
> actually installed version 1.9.17-1 of svgalib first, thinking that a
> later version would be more likely to support the Intel motherboard
> graphics on my Dell machine.  I discovered that 1.9.17-1 has no include
> file named "vgagl.h".  So, rather than digging into source code I
> deleted all the 1.9.17-1 files and installed the "standard" svgalib
> 1.4.3 package.
> I have noticed that the percentage CPU usage for my simple system (one
> real channel, SSB bandwidth) is typically 15 - 17% with the parameters
> that you suggested to use in your IC-706 examples.  That level of CPU
> usage seemed very high for a 2.7 GHz P4; quite possibly it is also
> because of poor performance by the display hardware.  I am also seeing
> It sounds as though I should install svgalib 1.9.18 soon.
> Now, here's a really stupid question for anyone on this reflector:
> How does one get from the Linrad operating screen back to the main menu
> screen?
> -- 73, Joe, K1JT