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FW: RE: console switching (used to be: Debian......) (W3SZ Oct 11 2002)
- Subject: FW: RE: console switching (used to be: Debian......) (W3SZ Oct 11 2002)
- From: Leif Ĺsbrink <leif.asbrink@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
- Date: Mon, 13 Oct 2003 10:36:44 +0200
[mailto:owner-linrad@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx]On Behalf Of W3SZ
Sent: Friday, October 11, 2002 5:44 AM
Subject: RE: [linrad]console switching (used to be: Debian......)
Hello, Matt and all!
Well, I generally run Linrad in Xwindows. I can alt-F1, alt-F2 etc and
log in to those other command-mode consoles, and when I come back to
Linrad all seems OK, but I do get an overrun error message in the lower
right hand corner of the linrad spectrum display when I do that. No
But if I alt-F7 while linrad is running I go back to the original x
window from which I started linrad, and I am then locked out of linrad
and must cntl-c to stop linrad and then restart linrad to get back in to
So, once I have gone back to an x window console I cannot get back to
linrad. I thought that this is what others were referring to when they
said they couldn't switch consoles. Going back and forth from linrad to
command mode consoles is not a problem for me here.
I can also start linrad from a command mode console and switch to other
command mode consoles and to the xwindows console. In this case I CAN
get back to linrad from both the command mode consoles and the xwindows
console and all seems to work fine.
I use ATI Radeon AGP video card and have run with RHL 6.x, 7.0, 7.2, and
I hope that helps. Thanks to Matt for his note; otherwise I wouldn't
have thought to post this.
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Reading, PA 19609-1718
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