[Novalug] running out of memory

Jon LaBadie novalugml@jgcomp.com
Tue Aug 23 16:08:41 EDT 2011


On Tue, Aug 23, 2011 at 03:35:25PM -0400, Ed James wrote:
> Gentle reminder - use CTRL-ALT-F7 to return to the gui environment.
> The "obvious"" way to get back is CTRL-ALT-F1, but noooOOooo...
> that ain't it.
> 
> Ed James
> 
> On Tue, Aug 23, 2011 at 3:29 PM, Jon LaBadie <novalugml@jgcomp.com> wrote:
> ...
> > Are you unable to access the several text-based logins
> > typically available through <Ctrl><Alt><F#> where # is 2-6?
> > If you can, you could login (possibly as root) and "pkill firefox".
> > Returning to the gui environment might show it responsive.
> ...

Funny you say that.  I thought <Ctrl><Alt><F7> would get back
to the gui environment.  But on my system, noooOOooo, the correct
code was <Ctrl><Alt><F1>.

I guess "it depends" :)

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