fattem xterm mouse cursor?

Thomas Dickey dickey@his.com
Wed Jul 21 14:15:00 GMT 2004

On Tue, 20 Jul 2004, Lester Ingber wrote:

> I have software that can give me easily recognizable cursors on
> non-cygwin windows.  However, on my Thinkpad/XPPro, on xterm windows, I
> often have a terrible time finding/seeing the I-beam mouse cursor.  I did
> not see any option in the xterm manpage that could thicken the I-beam.
> (I can color the I-beam OK, but this is not sufficient.)

The corresponding resource is pointerShape, and is one of the names
defined in <X11/cursorfont.h> (less the "XC_" part of the #define).

Thomas E. Dickey

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