Description of problem:
Mouse cursor sometimes disappears from one of my monitors.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Happens approximately twice a day
Steps to Reproduce:
No idea how to reproduce
This happens seemingly randomly, when I'm just working on my monitor: I move the cursor to the other monitor to use something there, and it just won't show.
It does still work: I can still control it, and use it to click and select, it just won't show anymore on that monitor.
The mouse cursor will still re-appear on my other monitor once I move it there, but is gone again when moved back.
When I move the cursor quickly between the two monitors, it sometimes switches monitors: it appears on the monitor it was previously gone, and disappears on the other one.
Most of the time, when I just try moving the mouse often enough between monitors, it will suddenly start working again.
Mouse cursor stays visible
Graphics card: Intel Ivybridge Mobile
00:02.0 VGA compatible controller : Intel Corporation 3rd Gen Core processor Graphics Controller [8086:0166] (rev 09) (prog-if 00 [VGA controller])
Subsystem: Lenovo Device [17aa:21fa]
Flags: bus master, fast devsel, latency 0, IRQ 29
Memory at f0000000 (64-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=4M]
Memory at e0000000 (64-bit, prefetchable) [size=256M]
I/O ports at 4000 [size=64]
Expansion ROM at <unassigned> [disabled]
Capabilities: <access denied>
Kernel driver in use: i915
Kernel modules: i915
I have the same bug. It happens perhaps 50% of the time when I wake the computer from suspend-to-RAM. I'm using an external monitor as primary, with my laptop monitor shut off. The only way to fix it is to start up the "Displays" program under Hardware settings and re-enable the laptop monitor - then the mouse pointer appears again. This is in Fedora 22.
I seem to get this mostly with Firefox (Xwayland?)
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