Black screen after exiting X

Felix Miata mrmazda at
Mon Dec 19 20:57:25 UTC 2016

Rodolfo Medina composed on 2016-12-19 20:41 (UTC):

> I'm running Debian Sid.

> After logging out X (I have Openbox as window manager) with Ctrl-alt-Backspace
> (or also mouse right-clicking), tty1 is completely obscured and then I have to
> do Alt-F2 (so going to tty2) and Alt-F1 and then I see tty1.  Although it is
> obscured, I can type commands with the keyboard and regularly have them
> executed with `Enter'.

OP's original debian-user thread:

Could his problem have the same root cause as this?
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