[Sugar-devel] Mouse pointer changes into sugar style pointer in ubuntu

James Cameron quozl at laptop.org
Fri Apr 1 01:28:39 EDT 2016

Your reply lacks the version number of the sucrose package.

On the other hand, if you were using sugar-build, then I'm not
surprised; it is an invasive emulation.  I cannot recommend it.

You might compare gsettings before and after using sugar-build.

On Fri, Apr 01, 2016 at 10:30:15AM +0530, Vishal Batchu wrote:
> I have been facing the same problem since almost 3 months now. Got used to it
> however, I use this cursor pointer as if its normal now but I would like to
> resolve this problem as well.
> I started having this problem from the time I ran Sugar 0.108.0 on Ubuntu 14.04
> for the first time. The cursor changes when I use Firefox, Bash and some
> programs launched from bash like Gedit etc. Apart from these, the cursor
> remains the same as the original one.
> Even after logout from Sugar and restart of the entire system, the cursor is
> always present. I have tried to reset the cursor to the original and was
> successful, but on system restart, it went back to the Sugar cursor even though
> I didn't run Sugar at all after the restart.
> On Fri, Apr 1, 2016 at 9:03 AM, James Cameron <[1]quozl at laptop.org> wrote:
>     On Fri, Apr 01, 2016 at 08:55:37AM +0530, Love Mehta wrote:
>     > Mic Drop
>     > Hello all,
>     >
>     > After adding sugar to ubuntu system some days ago.
>     How did you add Sugar to Ubuntu?  What version of Ubuntu?  What
>     version of Sugar?  What version number of sucrose package?
>     > My mouse pointer is showing some kind of problem. It shows the mouse
>     > pointer of Sugar Desktop even when i login in Unity Desktop. This
>     > mostly happens while I am using firefox or other apps. Works fine in
>     > some apps like chrome and also while I am not using any application.
>     > I have attached screenshot. Please redirect me to suitable links if
>     > this bug is already solved.
>     An interesting problem.  Could you please work to identify when the
>     cursor changes; what precise action you take, and whether it reliably
>     changes back after logout and login?
>     --
>     James Cameron
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