Changing VT using a command line ?

Vincent Trouilliez vincent.trouilliez at
Sat Feb 2 16:27:10 UTC 2008

Peter Garrett <peter.garrett at> wrote:
> chvt 1
> chvt 7
> If you see
> "Couldn't get a file descriptor referring to the console", you can use sudo

Thanks Peter, appears to work like a charm ! :o)


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