FC2 - GUI logout freezes machine

Alan Lehman alehman at gbutler.com
Sat May 29 02:18:56 UTC 2004

On Fri, 2004-05-21 at 14:26, Jeffrey B. Murphy wrote:

 >> If I log in to either GNOME/KDE/FailSafe as any user or root. Whenever
 >> I logout of the machine, it freezes the whole machine. I had FC1 on the
 >> same machine with no problems.
 >> Dell optiplex GX240. This is a fresh install. SSH into the box works
 >> fine.
 >> Any Ideas?
 >> It never gets back to the login screen.
 >> erased and re-installed a second time. same problem.
 >> help!
 >> Thanks.
 >I too see this on FC2. I installed Xfce4 and when I logout of Xfce4, I
 >have no issue. Maybe a Gnome/KDE thing ?
 >-- Mark Guzzo <marguz at ameritech.net>

I had that problem with NVIDIA's latest driver. I removed their driver (going back to Fedora's default "nv") and the problem 
disappeared. That may not be a solution, but more of a clue.

Alan Lehman

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