[ILUG] How to create custom X mouse cursor
John P. Looney
john at antefacto.com
Mon Nov 26 10:40:25 GMT 2001
On Mon, Nov 26, 2001 at 10:29:01AM -0000, Vijay Gill mentioned:
> Is there any way of creating your own X windows mouse cursor?
You can. It is made from two separate images, a "bitmap" of what is
shown, and what is not, and another bitmap of what is black, and what is
I'm not aware of any programs that can do this for you. You would have to
use the XLib calls themselves, and write your own C code to do it. Have a
And it'll give you a small bit of information.
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