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Mouse theme and size settings are not honored


Description Öyvind Saether 2018-10-21 08:39:58 CEST
Use Xfce 4.13 (on Fedora), set Settings, Mouse and Touchpad, Theme to some other theme and big size (handy for 4k displays). Logout or reboot.

Upon login the mouse theme and size are apparently not honored when hovering the pointer over the desktop and some programs.

Other programs will use the big size and theme, thus the pointer changes from tiny to bigger when hovering over botnet browser Chromium.

This would probably be some theme bug. But.. it's interesting to note that running xfwm4 --replace& after login (I now run the script that does sleep 2s;xfwm4 --replace&) after the desktop is loaded will change the mouse pointer to what the theme settings are. 

I have not tested if this is somehow a Fedora specific bug or Xfce 4.13 bug. I have tested that the same problem and fix works on my desktop, HTPC and laptop.

This might be the duplicate of #7415 but those don't have the fancy new Xfce 4.13 technology so it may not be the same.
Comment 1 Andre Miranda editbugs 2018-10-23 04:00:58 CEST
Related (or maybe a dup of): https://bugzilla.xfce.org/show_bug.cgi?id=14294
Comment 2 Git Bot editbugs 2020-05-29 12:23:08 CEST
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Bug #14781

Reported by:
Öyvind Saether
Reported on: 2018-10-21
Last modified on: 2020-05-29


Olivier Fourdan
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