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FS#48505 - [mutter] Mouse cursor is invisible over gnome-shell overview and top bar

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Michael Mercier (mickours) - Tuesday, 08 March 2016, 13:00 GMT
Last edited by Doug Newgard (Scimmia) - Tuesday, 15 March 2016, 02:54 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To Jan Alexander Steffens (heftig)
Architecture All
Severity Medium
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 5
Private No


Since the upgrade to mutter 3.18.3-1 in gnome 3, the mouse is not working when it is hover the top bar an in overview mode.

Additional info:
* mutter 3.18.3-1
gnome 3.18.2
* Downgrading to previous version (3.18.3-1 => 3.18.2-1) and reload (Alt+F2+r) make it works again
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Closed by  Doug Newgard (Scimmia)
Tuesday, 15 March 2016, 02:54 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  mutter 3.18.3-2
Comment by Michael Mercier (mickours) - Tuesday, 08 March 2016, 13:01 GMT Comment by Ed Shockley ( - Wednesday, 09 March 2016, 02:13 GMT Comment by Fabian Schuiki (fabianschuiki) - Sunday, 13 March 2016, 10:17 GMT
Same bug, but in Fedora:
Upgrading to mutter 3.18.3-2 helped the article's author.