cursor-size bug?

Jeremy Bicha jbicha at
Sun Aug 28 19:41:18 UTC 2016

On Sun, Aug 28, 2016 at 9:43 AM, Chris Syntichakis <csynt8bit at> wrote:
> Hi,I am trying to increase the size of the mouse pointer, but no way to do
> this.
> I even tried via dconf-editor (org.gnome.desktop.interface -> cursor-size)
> and created an .Xdefaults .
> I think its a bug , as using just the dconf-editor I can change the cursor
> size on other distros with Gnome (opensuse
> and fedora), but not on gnome on Ubuntu.

It works fine here (I set my cursor to 48 in both Ubuntu GNOME 16.04
and Ubuntu GNOME 16.10 Beta) with dconf-editor. Maybe make sure you're
running the default cursor theme (Adwaita):

gsettings reset org.gnome.desktop.interface cursor-theme


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