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Re: xsrc/49155: openchrome hardware cursor always invisible
The following reply was made to PR xsrc/49155; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: "John D. Baker" <jdbaker%mylinuxisp.com@localhost>
Subject: Re: xsrc/49155: openchrome hardware cursor always invisible
Date: Thu, 12 Jul 2018 16:08:26 -0500 (CDT)
On Wed, 11 Jul 2018, John D. Baker wrote:
> On Tue, 10 Jul 2018, John D. Baker wrote:
> > With the recent changes surrounding "viadrm"->"viadrmums", I should
> > dig this machine out and see if the issue in this PR may have been
> > (silently) addressed.
> No, the problem remains. No visible mouse cursor. Will check that
> the "Option SWCursor" still provides a workaround.
"Option SWCursor" produces a working (visible) mouse cursor. The
following minimal "xorg.conf" file (clipped from the builtin config
written to "/var/log/Xorg.0.log" and edited to suit) is sufficient
if the monitor/screen/display is otherwise properly detected:
Identifier "Builtin Default openchrome Device 0"
Option "SWCursor" # [<bool>]
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