Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 437894
Corrupt "hardware" mouse cursors.
Last modified: 2009-01-09 02:44:01 EST
Description of problem:
The problem does not exhibit itself with all the mouse pointers, but it does for
example with the resize window mouse pointer. The pointer appears to be shifted
left or right by 50% and wrapped. For example, if you were to imagine a mouse
cursor which is supposed to look like '', then it appears as ']['. I can try
and provide screenshots if it would help.
It's possible that this may be a regression of some kind because it did not
happen on F7 and earlier. Also I do not know if it's PPC only because I do not
have another arch with an ati card. It does however occur on both my PPC systems
with the following chipsets.
RV350 AP [Radeon 9600] (1002:4150)
RV350 [Mobility Radeon 9600 M10] (1002:4e50)
The problem appears to be using hardware cursors, as explicitly setting the
option "SWCursor" "On", doesn't exhibit the problem.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Always, providing option "SWCursor" "On" is not explicitly set, which isn't the
Steps to Reproduce:
Created attachment 298316 [details]
Created attachment 298317 [details]
My Xorg.0.log output
Note, this no longer occurs in F9.
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