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Old 11-05-2003, 11:28 PM   #1
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two seperate pointers on dual head without xinerama

So here is the situation:
I have two monitors running separate desktops(without xinerama) and what I want to do is have a separate mouse for each screen. I don't want the two mice too control one pointer I want two separate pointers. I have XFree 4.3.0.
Old 11-11-2003, 12:45 AM   #2
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Now, that's not an official answer, but it pretty much states the hurdles you would have to overcome to do that. Maybe in the future when fuzzy logic rules, and wormholes are commonplace.


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