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Re: weird console cursor behaviour

ncrfgs wrote:

> - If I boot up the system with a 2.6.9 Linux kernel, the 
>   console seems to run at 16 colors and the characters I 
>   pass on with the gpm mouse cursor disappear instead of 
>   getting hilighted.
>   Is there a way to configure the kernel in such a way 
>   that those characters don't disappear?

I don't know about the other things you mentioned, but this is
definitely only a 2.6.9 problem.  Downgrade your kernel to 2.6.8 and
this ought to be OK.

I just filed a bug report on this at http://bugs.debian.org/287867 .

Kevin B. McCarty <kmccarty@princeton.edu>   Physics Department
WWW: http://www.princeton.edu/~kmccarty/    Princeton University
GPG public key ID: 4F83C751                 Princeton, NJ 08544

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