[PATCH 2/5] Xephyr: restore cursor visibility

Peter Hutterer peter.hutterer at who-t.net
Sun Oct 6 23:11:12 PDT 2013

From: Michele Baldessari <michele at acksyn.org>

  Fixes: https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=69388

Commit c100211034ab69ce453a1644fb61c6808d7e3eda (dix: only show the cursor
if a window defines one (#58398)) broke the default cursor behaviour in
Xephyr (unless run with -retro). Restore the default cursor visibility
so that '-retro' or '-host-cursor' are not needed to have a visible

Signed-off-by: Michele Baldessari <michele at acksyn.org>
Reviewed-by: Peter Hutterer <peter.hutterer at who-t.net>

as of ba387cf21f7d95987211f75d8024601e7d64e322 "ephyr: Use host (HW) cursors
by default." this only applies if -sw-cursor is given on the cmdline.

Signed-off-by: Peter Hutterer <peter.hutterer at who-t.net>
 hw/kdrive/ephyr/hostx.c | 2 ++
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+)

diff --git a/hw/kdrive/ephyr/hostx.c b/hw/kdrive/ephyr/hostx.c
index d985571..5fa33b9 100644
--- a/hw/kdrive/ephyr/hostx.c
+++ b/hw/kdrive/ephyr/hostx.c
@@ -28,6 +28,7 @@
 #include "hostx.h"
+#include "input.h"
 #include <stdlib.h>
 #include <stdio.h>
@@ -436,6 +437,7 @@ hostx_init(void)
     xcb_change_gc(HostX.conn, HostX.gc, XCB_GC_FOREGROUND, &pixel);
     if (!hostx_want_host_cursor ()) {
+        CursorVisible = TRUE;
         /* Ditch the cursor, we provide our 'own' */
         cursor_pxm = xcb_generate_id(HostX.conn);
         xcb_create_pixmap(HostX.conn, 1, cursor_pxm, HostX.winroot, 1, 1);

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