Re: Lost cursor in X
In article <20011010120718.A6392@debian>, Angelo Cano <email@example.com>
>On Sun, Oct 07, 2001 at 12:37:22PM +0100, Roland Hinkley wrote:
>> I recently did an upgrade and now I do not have a cursor visible in X.
>> The mouse works as the screen will move in the virtual desktop as you
>> move the mouse, you just cannot see the cursor.
>I had the same problem upgrading to testing with an SiS 5598 card.
>A dejanews search turned up a recomendation to add the "sw_cursor" optino
>to the "Device" section in /etc/X11/XF86Config:
> Identifier "SiS sis5598"
> VendorName "SiS"
> BoardName "sis5598"
> VideoRam 4092
> Option "sw_cursor"
>Don't know what the "sw_cursor" means, but it worked for me :)
Many thanks, also don't know why, but X is working again - so again