Small tweak to HW accelerated cursor committed

Harold L Hunt II
Sun Apr 25 18:26:00 GMT 2004

Okay, just released that tweak as xorg-x11-xwin-6.7-6.



Earle F. Philhower III wrote:

> As usual my CVS commit emails are in limbo, but just a heads up that I've
> checked in a small change to the HW accelerated cursor routines.
> Before it would set the cursor no matter where the mouse was, even in
> the title bar.  (Drag an xterm in multiwindow mode quickly and see the
> Windows cursor change to the X root cursor or the insertion bar depending
> on where you're dragging over on the X hidden root's a race
> condition so sometimes it will show, sometimes not.)
> The new changes check to see if the current cursor position is outside of
> a window's client rect, and if so then it creates the cursor (for later
> WM_SETCURSOR events) but does not SetCursor() it.  The WM_SETCURSOR
> handler will take care of it when the mouse moves back into the client
> region.
> It's also possible to create color Win32 cursors dynamically, not just
> black and white ones, through the use of CreateIcon (really!).  I don't 
> have
> any way of testing this at all so I haven't done any work on it.  Are there
> any apps that compile under cygwin that set the X11 cursor color?
> -Earle F. Philhower, III
>  cdrlabel - ZipLabel - FlpLabel

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