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XFF 4.0.1 bug?

> Does anyone know if there is a cursor bug in XFree96 4.0.1? (or maybe
> it's the
> Voodoo 3 DRI driver)  My cursor just turned into a big square of random
> dots...
> (loging out and back in fixed it)  From a developer POV it looked like
> the sprite data
> for the cursor got corrupted.

Using the sw_cursor option (software mouse cursor) will tend to fix
that.  I've been using X 4.0.1 with my Voodoo3 for a while, so I think
it's probably the DRI driver, as I've never run into that problem
without it.

Brian J. Conway
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