Restarting Xserver from cli

Cybe R. Wizard cybe_r_wizard at
Wed Mar 18 05:18:53 UTC 2009

Charlie Kravetz <cjk at>  said:
> From the release notes:
> Ctrl-Alt-Backspace is now disabled, to reduce issues experienced by
> users who accidentally trigger the key combo. Users who do want this
> function can enable it in their xorg.conf, or via the command dontzap
> --disable. 
> and yes, we have lost the discussion about it. The decision was made
> and finished before anyone not at UDS and in the correct group knew
> about it.

Bending over too far backwards to accommodate Windows users, Ubuntu may
have shot itself in the foot with that one.  I might have to consider
going back to Debian unstable.
Sheesh, if I'd wanted windows I'd have stayed with Windows.

Cybe R. Wizard
Nice computers don't go down.
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		"The Barsoom Project"

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