cursors themes

Brenton Rothchild brentonr at
Thu Jan 26 20:18:57 UTC 2006

Garry Harthill wrote:
> On 26/01/06, Laurent Jacquot <jk at> wrote:
>> Le jeudi 26 janvier 2006 à 11:32 +0000, Garry Harthill a écrit :
>>> On 25/01/06, Laurent Jacquot <jk at> wrote:
>>>> Hello list,
>>>> since the modular xorg transition, I cannot have my cursor theme to
>>>> behave.
>>>> I know there was a bug regarding the xcursorgen, it has been corrected
>>>> (my cursors file are correct).
>>>> But now I cannot get _some_ cursors to display, just the plain ugly 70's
>>>> default one. The only busy cursor I ever get are before the gdm display,
>>>> after it disapear. The xterm cursor is functionnal, as drag&drop, the
>>>> url cursor is ok too. But everything else is just reverted to the
>>>> default one.
>>>> I tried Bluecurve theme and several others..
>>>> Some config data:
>>>> -rawhide fully updated daily (except the kernel)
>>>> -kernel 2.6.14-1.1808_FC5
>>>> -nvidia module 8178
>>>> composite or not, twinview or not, glx or not, nothing gives me my
>>>> cursors back.
>>>> I am about to fill a bug, but how can i debug it, and against which
>>>> component?
>>>> Laurent
>>> I have got exactly the same problem. It seems if i change the to
>>> bluecurve cursor theme using System -> Prefs -> Mouse it seems to
>>> change the settings in the current active window. All others are the
>>> same old cursors.
>>> If i change the cursor theme with all active windows closed the theme
>>> doesn't change the cursors at all.
>> You're right, same symptoms here: the cursor will be available only on
>> the then opened windows.
>> Worth reporting in bugzilla?
>>         Laurent
> I will add it to bugzilla. Anyone else have the same problem?

Yes, I have the same problem.  Let me know if you need any specific
info from me, I'd be happy to do what I can.


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