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Bug 1286342 - Mouse cursor vanishes
Summary: Mouse cursor vanishes
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 1278316
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: wayland
Version: 23
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Adam Jackson
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
Blocks: WaylandRelated
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2015-11-28 10:54 UTC by Martin Vysny
Modified: 2015-11-30 10:20 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2015-11-30 10:20:23 UTC
Type: Bug

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Description Martin Vysny 2015-11-28 10:54:56 UTC
Description of problem:
I run a fair amount of XWayland-based windows (Thunderbird, Chromium, Intellij) along with Wayland native windows (gnome-terminal). I'm not yet sure what exactly causes this, but sometimes suddenly the cursor vanishes for all XWayland windows, and only appears when I move the cursor over a wayland native window, such as gnome-terminal.
Perhaps this is related: when moving the mouse cursor from wayland native window to xwayland window, the cursor retains its shape (for example it will retain its right+bottom dragging shape when leaving gnome-terminal through the bottom right corner) and is not changed to, say, the black arrow.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:
I do not know yet, I suspect that a few alt-tabs will cause this but I am not sure.

Steps to Reproduce:

Actual results:
The cursor retains its shape as it was when it was leaving the native wayland window (for example, a gnome terminal).

Expected results:
Upon entering, say, Krusader, the cursor should change its shape to a black arrow.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Kamil Páral 2015-11-30 10:20:23 UTC
Seems to be the same as bug 1278316.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 1278316 ***

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