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Re: [Xen-users] Xen-Kernel "freezes" X11

To: Wolfgang Formann <wformann@xxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-users] Xen-Kernel "freezes" X11
From: Pasi Kärkkäinen <pasik@xxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 7 Jun 2010 11:10:56 +0300
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On Sun, Jun 06, 2010 at 10:54:25PM +0200, Wolfgang Formann wrote:
> Hello!
> I have here openSuse 11.1 with X11 (using some nvidia graphics) and all
> patches installed.

Did you try updating to 11.2 ? 

> When I try to switch to some other virtual screen with Ctrl-Alt-Fx then
> the X Server freezes, meaning that not even pressing the numlock key on
> the keyboard causes the led to switch status. Remote access is still
> possible, nothing consumes CPU-cycles, no interesting messages in
> whatever logfile. And this even happens while xdm shows the login screen.
> This does not happen when I boot the machine without a Xen-kernel.
> Does this ring some bell? Any solution or any area where to search?

Nvidia binary drivers have been very troublesome with Xen.
Try asking on opensuse forums/mailinglists.. I know it works for some/many 

-- Pasi

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