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RedHat 9 (Linux i386) - man page for switchto (redhat section 1)

SWITCHTO(1)							     Linux 1.x							       SWITCHTO(1)

NAME
switchto - switch to a new virtual terminal (VT).
SYNOPSIS
switchto vtnumber
DESCRIPTION
switchto will change the current VT to the vt specified. Useful to change VTs when the hotkey sequence is unavailable for some reason, or from within scripts.
SEE ALSO
open(1),
AUTHOR
Jon Tombs <jon@gtex02.us.es or jon@robots.ox.ac.uk> 19 Jul 1996 V1.4 SWITCHTO(1)