After exiting Xorg, I get a blank screen

Fredrik Rinnestam fredrik at
Tue May 29 07:25:36 UTC 2018

On 2018-05-29 09:03, Neoklis Kyriazis wrote:
> Hi
> I managed to get a more informative Xorg log, by using an xterm to issue
> a "reboot" command, rather than exiting openbox. This apparently allowed
> Xorg to close normally and at the end I have this report:
> [   283.284] (WW) xf86CloseConsole: KDSETMODE failed: Input/output error
> [   283.284] (WW) xf86CloseConsole: VT_GETMODE failed: Input/output error
> [   283.284] (WW) xf86CloseConsole: VT_ACTIVATE failed: Input/output error
> [   283.284] (II) Server terminated successfully (0). Closing log file.
> Also, when I try "setfont" in the console, it fails with this message:
> putfont: KDFONTOP: Invalid argument
> The font I requested definitely exists. I have the same problem if I
> specify the font in rc.conf, so do I possibly have a problem with some
> ioctl() commands?

What gpu are you using? Intel? Do you have everything you need enabled
from the kernel (DRI, modesetting etc)?

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