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Re: [trinity-users] TDE starts on vt8 after power outage

From: Nick Koretsky <nick_koretsky@...>
Date: Sat, 6 Dec 2014 04:46:42 +0200
On Fri, 05 Dec 2014 12:23:41 -0500
midi-pascal <midi-pascal@...> wrote:

> When reading the thread "Lockups after unlocking screensaver", it 
> reminds me an unanswered question I had months ago.
> 
> I use Trinity 3.13.2 on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. As far as I can recall 
> (years), my TDE session started on vt7 (Ctrl-Alt-F7).
> After a power outage, I restarted my box and ever since TDE starts on 
> vt8 (Ctrl-Alt-F8).
> Everything works well but I would like to understand the reason of this 
> vt switch.
> I searched the web for an answer with no success.
> Does someone on this list has an answer?
> 
> Nothing harmful, no bug, but curiosity... is on mars now :-)
> 

AFAIK, most dm's are setup to start X on the first free vt, so you should
probably look not into TDE configuration, but rather for something
that grabs vt7 prior to TDE start.

-- 
  Nick Koretsky (nick.koretsky@...)