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Date:      Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:16:07 -0400
From:      William Bulley <>
Subject:   Re: exiting Xorg locks up 9.2-STABLE system
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According to on Thu, 10/16/14 at 11:05:
> Gross hack: change your .xinitrc or whatever file to reboot when the
> X server shuts down. 

Woof!  UGLY!!!   Arghhh....   :-(

> Say, does the power button on your machine trigger a graceful shutdown?
> What happens if you hit the power button briefly and then wait?


a) I am not near the system -- it is miles away from me until next week

b) I've never tried this, but it is no better that your
   gross hack -- I need to be able to quit Xorg and then be
   returned to the ASCII console window (vty or tty0)




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