Odd mouse pointer behavior on Crtl-Click
Hello, everyone. A day or two ago, I noticed an odd behavior in KDE 3.1.3.
When I hold down the Ctrl key to select multiple items, my mouse pointer
"teleports" after the first couple of selections: I'll select something,
and my pointer will suddenly appear in another, seemingly random part of
the screen. Quite annoying, and makes for incorrect selections if I am not
The behavior has survived restarts of KDE and my X server, as well as
outright reboots of the machine.
This has only been a problem for a couple of days; I've been running this
installation of KDE since late December 2003. To my recollection, I
haven't upgraded/reconfigured/installed/etc. anything related to KDE or X
which might account for the glitch. Come to think of it, I haven't
upgraded/reconfigured/installed/etc. anything related to KDE or X in quite
I'm running Mandrake 9.2, kernel 2.4.22-10mdk. Again, it's KDE 3.1.3
Any ideas? Thanks very much in advance.