Please revert commit - dix: Call DeleteInputDeviceRequest from CloseDownDevices (#14418)

Peter Hutterer mailinglists at
Sat Apr 26 02:55:51 PDT 2008

Jeff Chua wrote:
> On Tue, Apr 22, 2008 at 4:56 PM, Peter Hutterer <mailinglists at> wrote:
>> Jeff Chua wrote:
>>  btw. are we talking about messed up rendering or a crash?
> Just messed-up. Started in X, toggle to console tty1 ... screen is ok.
> Toggle back to X, ok. Now CTRL-ALT-Backslash ... screen shows colorful
> patterns (meaning messed-up), but can't see any characters. Keyboard
> still functioning. I can still type ALT-F1 to get to tty1 (but screen
> still messed up), and type "startx" to get back to X. Now in X, trying
> to get to console tty1 will only show messed-up screen, but still able
> to toggle to X.
> Hope this clarifies.

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Jeff has confirmed off-list that the following three patches fix the 



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