Support for multiple independent mouse cursors

Samuel Thibault samuel.thibault at
Wed Apr 26 00:37:53 PDT 2006

Peter Hutterer, le Wed 26 Apr 2006 10:41:34 +0930, a écrit :
> The only way I found around that is the following:
> modify X lib so that each time a window is created it also sets an  
> atom on this window to the PID of the process that opened it.

For systems that support it (linux at least), you can use SO_PEERCRED on
unix sockets for getting pid, uid and gid of the peer process.


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