[Rpcemu] Mouse control freezes in full screen

Paul Stewart paulstewart at phawfaux.co.uk
Fri Jan 1 07:08:37 PST 2010

In message <20100101151536.GA13193 at spod.org>
          Peter Howkins <rpcemu.howkins at marutan.net> wrote:

> On Fri, Jan 01, 2010 at 10:42:27AM +0000, Paul Stewart wrote:
>> Has anyone had an issue with mouse control freezing when switching to
>> fullscreen?
>> To put this in perspective.  This is relating to running RPCEmu on
>> Puppy Linux.  Not been able to get fullscreen mode working until now.
>> Turns out it was an issue with the default window manager used by
>> Puppy.  I have so far tried two different(icewm and openbox) window
>> managers, both allow RPCEmu to run at fullscreen, but then the mouse
>> freezes!

> This is caused by fullscreen disabling 'follow host mouse' (mousehack).

> Type
> *configure mousetype 0

> then it should work in fullscreen.

Thanks Peter.  This has done the trick.

Paul Stewart -  Winslow, Buckingham, England.
(msn:paulstewart at phawfaux.co.uk)

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