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Bug 62975 - misconfigured mouse in KDE at run time
misconfigured mouse in KDE at run time
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: XFree86 (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Mike A. Harris
Ben Levenson
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Reported: 2002-04-08 15:47 EDT by Need Real Name
Modified: 2005-10-31 17:00 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-04-28 10:54:36 EDT
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Description Need Real Name 2002-04-08 15:47:31 EDT
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows 98)

Description of problem:
The mouse arrow is a black arrow at installation.  After the system is loaded 
and restores to KDE the mouse arrow still appears but is joined with multi-
colored lines to the left of the arrow, approx. 1 inch long.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.at start-up

Actual Results:  it is always the same configuration

Expected Results:  arrow should be all by itself arrow only(

Additional info:
Comment 1 Matt Wilson 2002-04-08 16:44:38 EDT
X server cursor bug.  What kind of video hardware are you using?
Comment 2 Need Real Name 2002-04-08 16:47:24 EDT
The black arrow with its muti-colored linex will also distort the screen and/or 
window it is protraying, (color is mixed and spotty,
Comment 3 Need Real Name 2002-04-15 20:05:17 EDT
I have tried every combination of MICE, all resulting in the same makeup of the 
arrow ( as described above }. It is becoming urgent for a correction , ass the 
user is becoming frustrated with my non-results.................
Comment 4 Mike A. Harris 2002-04-28 10:54:31 EDT
In the device section of the X config file, use:

Option "swcursor"

This will disable the hardware mouse cursor, and the corruption should

Please attach the output of "lspci -n"
Comment 5 Mike A. Harris 2002-05-28 02:15:02 EDT
Closing WONTFIX due to inability to troubleshoot further without requested
information.  Reopen bug with requested information if the issue is still

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