log file

Michel Dänzer michel at daenzer.net
Wed Sep 12 01:41:46 PDT 2012

On Die, 2012-09-11 at 12:54 -0500, Theodore Kilgore wrote: 
> The log file which is below was taken from my office machine, 
> banach.math.auburn.edu, on which the problem is a lockup and apparent 
> kernel panic when attempting to exit from an X session. Said lockup 
> completely blacks the screen, and there is also no response to the 
> keyboard (that is, no command seems to work, including the Cntrl-Alt-Del 
> request for a reboot).
> Following advice, I determined that the network was still up and I was 
> able to log into the machine from a computer in another office in the 
> building. The result is seen below, consisting of the tail end of 
> /var/log/syslog.


> AFAICT no other log file seemed to have anything in it which was in any 
> way untoward or strange. That includes the files /var/log/debug and 
> /var/log/messages and also /var/log/dmesg which all recorded absolutely 
> nothing relevant to the event. And the Xorg.log seems not to be saying 
> anything, either, other than X has been exited.

Please provide the Xorg.0.log file corresponding to the problem anyway.

Earthling Michel Dänzer           |                   http://www.amd.com
Libre software enthusiast         |          Debian, X and DRI developer

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