Color support added to HW accelerated cursor

Alexander Gottwald
Tue Apr 27 16:05:00 GMT 2004

On Tue, 27 Apr 2004, Earle F. Philhower III wrote:

> Don't worry, I figured it out.  You need a compatible bitmap on pre-XP
> systems, which isn't exactly what I was doing by hand in the code.
> The fixed code is much shorter now, and has none of the complicated cases
> for different bit depths (seems to work even on W95 w/8bpp mode now)...

I've read about the compatible bitmap on one of the pages I've googled. But
nothing was written in the MSDN.

I've justed tested it. Works like a charm.

No I'll try if i get Xcursor to work properly. If I remember correctly
this provides some argb icons as default cursors.

--           ICQ: 126018723

More information about the Cygwin-xfree mailing list