I've got an app made in QT5 running in fullscreen. If I move to a virtual terminal, using the Ctrl-Alt-F1 key combination for example, then there is no way I can find to go back to my QT5 app.

What I am missing? Does the QT5 app executes in other place rather than a virtual terminal?

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Usually X on Linux is running in vt7. Occasionally bugs are reported in switching to/from, but not that often, likewise it is configurable. See for example

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