Re: mga dualhead console + gpm = instant reboot

From: Petr Vandrovec (
Date: Sat Jun 14 2003 - 16:41:14 EST

On Fri, Jun 13, 2003 at 08:42:12PM -0500, Ryan Underwood wrote:
> Hello,
> I run the mga dualhead console. It works ok for the most part (some
> strange behavior on the second head happens that can be noticed in e.g.
> lynx when the cursor is blinking). However, if I move the gpm mouse on
> the first head, switch to a console on the second head, move gpm mouse
> again, then switch back to a console on the first head, moving the mouse
> thereafter results in an instant reboot of the system.
> Since there does not appear to be any kernel panic or oops, I am at a
> loss how to track the problem down. Any ideas?

Kernel version? And if it is 2.4.x, did you boot with
'video=scrollback:0' ? If not, then please do so...
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