Roy Schestowitz wrote:
Something really strange just started to happen to my mouse cursor. It
turns back to standard X cursor over non-KDE apps, aswell as above an
icon in the systray which represents such an app.
This happens when you handle windows whose source is another computer with
another desktop environment or settings. Are you SSH'ing by any chance?
Any imported window anywhere in your session? I also noticed that KDE, by
its nature, will have the default pointers before and throughout login,
possibly aligning with root's KDE settings until the desktop environment
has been fully loaded.
No, I'm not SSH'ing any way. The problem arises only above Firefox and
Thunderbird, and Gnome apps... but not the GiMP. That's really strange.
Probably my X config has some glitches that turns non-KDE apps into
Pointers in KDE/X are somewhat a flaky business. They are powerful in the
You can't be more true. I'm still trying to understand why we have to
restart KDE just to change the style of the mouse cursor although it's
possible to change it on the fly when you hover the samples of the new