mintty and mouse cursor

Andy Koppe
Wed Jun 1 18:28:00 GMT 2011

On 1 June 2011 16:50, Andrew DeFaria wrote:
> Is there any way to set the mouse pointer in mintty to be more noticeable
> than the skinny I beam cursor in a non-contracting color? Can I set the
> color of the I beam or use another cursor shape like an arrow or something?

Mintty uses the system's "Text Select" cursor, as also used for
example in text editors. This can be changed on the 'Pointers' tab of
the 'Mouse' control panel. Various different shapes and sizes are
available there.


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