[Gambas-user] system has hung a lot recently.

T Lee Davidson t.lee.davidson at gmail.com
Thu Jan 12 15:17:13 CET 2023

On 1/12/23 06:30, Tim Dickson via User wrote:
> usually,as you say alt-F1 to alt-F6 are vt's and alt-F7 is for graphical gui's
> however, more recently, some window session managers, - think  sddm are often configured to re-use the tty1 (alt-F1)
> so it is worth adding that to the list when attempting to switch back to the gui.
> regards, Tim
> On 11/01/2023 21:24, BB wrote:
>> Alt-F7 or Alt-F8 should take you back to the desktop
>> Alt-F1 to Alt-F6 are virtual terminals, the desktop usually runs on vt7 but it can vary. Read up on /etc/inittab
>> b

Interesting. On my openSUSE (w/ KDE) system, it is Ctrl-Alt-F1 through F6 that switches to a TTY. Alt-F1 brings up the 
application menu.


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