[CentOS] MOUSE problem in Centos 5.1

A. Kirillov nevis2us at infoline.su
Wed Jul 23 14:21:22 UTC 2008

> 		i installed Cent OS 5.1 on a INtel P4 PC.
> it got installed successfully. Upto the login prompt the mouse cursor
> appears on the screen. then cursor disappers. i we move the mouse. the
> cursor movement is felt when it is on a icon or when right click is done
> but the cursor is transparent. i dont know what is the problem.
> the mouse cursor is seen on the CUI prompt but not in GUI. Please help
> me what to do.
> the mouse is of Logitech make and is a ball mouse

You may try to add
     Option "SWcursor" "On"
to the device section of your /etc/X11/xorg.conf
if this option is supported by the driver
or run
# X -configure
and use/edit the resulting config to see if it makes any difference.


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