mouse cursor problem

Yun Zhou innerguy at
Thu Aug 21 05:57:56 BST 2003

I have actually had this same problem with SuSE 7.3, and I can say that it has 
to do with your X configuration, and not KDE. Make it so that you have 
software cursor enabled in your X configuration by simply adding this line to 
your XF86Config, in the devices section:

Option "sw_cursor"

On Wednesday 20 August 2003 20:00, stu at wrote:
> dear all,
>        i wonder if you can assist me with a problem i believe to be kde
> related.
> i am running a machine with suse8.0 set up as a multimedia server and have
> what seems to be a bug.  with repeated resizing of windows, the cursors
> hotspot moves 10mm to the right, ie the cursor has to be 10mm to the left
> to click on an item.
> the only way to restore the condition is to cold boot the machine.
> i have booted the machine to gnome and other guis and cannot recreate the
> same problem.
> has anyone heard of this problem, i have searched for a solution but any
> keywords i use brings too many options.
> i could try to upgrade to a newer kde but would like to find out that it
> will cure it. (this is not a machine i am confident of messing with)
> i would appriciate any advice.

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