I have an X stuck on my desktop

Paul Sladen sounder at paul.sladen.org
Mon Sep 27 18:36:32 UTC 2004

On Mon, 27 Sep 2004, Mark Kirven wrote:

Hello Mark,

> Everytime I boot I have an X, which is dead center of the desktop,

Sounds like a Hardware-Cursor problem in X (interacting with the
video-card in your laptop).  Could you help try and track it down
by disabling the Hardware Cursor by adding the option as follows;  in the


Try adding an "Option" line like:

  Section "Device"
    Option SWCursor on

Is there no safe way to travel?  London, GB

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