[haiku-appserver] Re: BWindowScreen / pageflipper once more

  • From: "Axel Dörfler" <axeld@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: haiku-appserver@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sat, 06 May 2006 19:28:07 +0200 CEST

"Rudolf" <drivers.be-hold@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > The mess can easily be drawn on screen when moving the mouse cursor 
> > around.
> > This one probably shouldn't be drawn in that case (uh, soft cursor) 
> > :-)
> Ah, good one. Though I don't know about the cursor exactly. I mean, 
> it 
> should probably be shut-off indeed, but I could imagine it's 
> functions 
> should be available to apps using BWwindowScreen: i.e. an app should 
> be 
> able to re-enable it and use it? I don't know.

The cursor is now hidden just once, so that an application can easily 
show it again if it needs it.

> That thought crossed my mind as well (looking at the distorted curled 
> lines). I didn't see any proof of that looking at the driver log 
> though, or it must be a missing palette in the driver: that could be 
> it, the system should probably set it. Pageflipper uses 8 bit mode 
> AFAIK.

In case you've missed the commit message: it's fixed now :-)

Bye,
   Axel.


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