X11 blinking cursor in text window like 'gvim' - only halts if moved-over another X11-win

Andrey Repin anrdaemon@yandex.ru
Thu Apr 8 11:19:40 GMT 2021

Greetings, Achim Gratz!

> L A Walsh writes:
>> If I move the windows cursor to another editor window in X11,
>> the blinking cursor moves to the new window, but if I move
>> it to a native window, the blinking doesn't stop.
>> Has this always been this way?

> Windows never had "focus follows mouse" in any version I can remember.

It has it in every version starting Windows 95/NT4.

@Linda: try http://joelpurra.com/Projects/X-Mouse_Controls/

With best regards,
Andrey Repin
Thursday, April 8, 2021 14:18:15

Sorry for my terrible english...

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