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Old 01-14-2011, 06:21 PM   #1
efciem
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opensuse 11.3 nvidia gtx260 dual display (xinorama) extended desktop mouse problem


Hello everyone
long time reader of this great forum..

Recently installed OpenSuse 11.3 on my system,
Setup dual monitors w/ the latest Nvidia driver from Yast repo : download.nvidia.com

Initially twin view ( same desktop viewed on both monitors ) worked no problem

Once xinorama was enabled to extend the one desktop across both I encountered a mouse issue.

Main monitor is on the right, 2ndary on the left... When I drag the mouse from the right monitor over to the lest.. the cursor appears to get stuck on the left monitor's right hand edge.. it flickers as i move it around...

If I drag the mouse to the right a few whole mousepad lengths it will come back to the right...

its like fighting to bring it back..

What could I look at to determine the problem ?

Appreciate any input you might have.
Thanks!
-efciem
 
Old 01-15-2011, 08:20 AM   #2
efciem
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solved!

Found another post that didnt formally describe the issue reported here but the resolution was the same..

it mentioned this described issue in the thread some posts down...

http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...11-3-a-832393/

Awsome thanks!
 
  


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