Re: weird console cursor behaviour
> - 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 .
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