Re: Cursor for gtkentry
- From: Owen Taylor <otaylor redhat com>
- To: "Ian King [ES]" <king eiffel com>
- Cc: <gtk-list gnome org>
- Subject: Re: Cursor for gtkentry
- Date: Wed, 9 Oct 2002 08:54:39 -0400 (EDT)
"Ian King [ES]" <king eiffel com> writes:
> Hi all,
> Is it possible to change the cursor for a GtkEntry widget, for an
> application I have I need to display a wait cursor while background
> processing commences, however when the mouse pointer is hovering over the
> text entry the cursor changes to the caret cursor even though I have
> explicitly set it beforehand to an hourglass cursor.
You should be able to (though it isn't really officially allowed) set
the cursor on a GtkEntry by using gdk_window_set_cursor() on
Note that the entry must be realized before you can do this.
You might want to file a bug on bugzilla.gnome.org asking for an
API addition in tihs area.
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