[mythtv-users] (please respond) How do you use the keyboard
drig at noses.org
Wed Dec 28 12:43:41 EST 2005
As always, the answer is "it depends". Generally, try ctrl-alt-F7 or
alt-F7. If that doesn't work, try F8 instead, or F9. You can also try
issuing the command "chvt 7", "chvt 8" or "chvt 9".
Richard Bronosky wrote:
>I'm shocked that I have not heard any answers to this this question. So
>I'm warming the thread.
>I'm also going to ask what I believe is a simpler question. I did
>verify that my keyboard is not broken by doing Ctrl+Alt+F1 to get to a
>terminal screen (with a cool looking KnoppMyth "LCD TV" border images)
>I can log in and navigate around, but I cannot figure out how to return
>to the x-windows desktop. All I can do to get back there is to call
>How do I return to the x-windows desktop after using Ctrl+Alt+F1 to jump
>to a terminal?
>Richard Bronosky wrote:
>>I used to know this, but I am now drawing a complete blank.
>>I have installed KnoppMyth, but in a fit of rage destroyed my mouse. I used to
>>be able to use the numeric pad in place of the mouse, but now I cannot get that
>>to work at all. at all... so much so that I think my keyboard is also broken.
>> Thank you for your time,
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