Here's another one:
Having recently purchased Accelerated-X (which is damn fast, I might
I have started having problems going from GUI to console. I poked around
at XiG's site and found an update for the 4.1.1 version that says it
what sounds like the problem that I'm having, but I have 4.1.2 and the
update is not available for my version. Having accidentally installed a
4.1.0 patch and broken my machine, I'm not up to taking a chance with
the patch for a different version.
Here's what happens... nothing. The screen goes blank. The console is
'cause I have no problem typing
I just don't have a display. This only happens when I'm using a non-80
text mode (ie: 132x25... my favorite :).
Here's one more before I list my hardware:
Normal xterm doesn't work with color ls (ls --color) anymore, I have to
use nxterm (and I don't like that motif scrollbar). Using xterm, colors
up as bold, not colored. Funny, it used to work (last week) BEFORE I
installed Accelerated-X. Something else that's different, bold stuff
lables in man, show up in black now. I'm sure they weren't like that
before. My xterm backgrounds are black, so reading the text is a
does anyone know where the color configuration for man entries is? I'm
assuming it has something to do with groff or less, but I don't know
anything about it.
Redhat Linux 5.1 custom kernel
Triteal CDE 40
Matrox Millenium II - 220mHz RAMDAC - 16meg
Accelerated-X (duh, right?)
Can't think of anything else... oh yeah, the colordepth is 16bpp... er
with 128meg... yeah... that's it.