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Old 12-05-2008, 04:41 AM   #1
melvinjose86
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i ca't view the cursor arrow


i'm new to linux. i just got a fedora 9 on my asus/amd PC. The trouble now is that i can't see the cursor arrow. However the icons are highlighted when i move over them........ someone told me that i can veiw it by making some changes in the "xorg.config.." . what changes should i make? would you please help me, please.
 
Old 12-06-2008, 07:42 AM   #2
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Try this

1. Open a root terminal session or change to the root account from a standard terminal session.
2. Edit the X Windows configuration file /etc/X11/xorg.conf
3. Find the "Device" section and add the line in red:

Section"Device"
Identifier "Videocard0"
Driver "nvidia"
VendorName "Videocard vendor"
BoardName "nVidia Corporation C51 PCI Express Bridge"
## See RedHat Bug #182517
Option "HWCursor" "off"
EndSection

4. Save the file.
5. Log out of X Windows (Ctrl-Alt-Backspace).

Your mouse pointer should be restored.
 
  


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