[Hardy] Unable to get to a virtual console.

Felipe Figueiredo philsf79 at gmail.com
Fri Mar 28 23:52:10 UTC 2008

On Fri 28 Mar 2008 05:54:52 John L Fjellstad wrote:
> "Scott (angrykeyboarder)" <geekboy at angrykeyboarder.com> writes:
> > I'm not sure when this cropped up. I don't use them very often but it 
> > seems to me that I have done so successfully at least once in the past 
> > few weeks.
> >
> > But when I attempted to do so today I was presented with a totally blank 
> > screen in any of the first 6 consoles.
> I noticed that when I tried to turn on framebuffer (say, setting
> vga=791 on the boot parameter line).  It might be connected between
> interaction of the nvidia drivers and the framebuffer, but I'm not sure.

AFAIK, this began with gutsy. I hoped it would be fixed for Hardy.


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