Opened 18 years ago

Closed 18 years ago

Last modified 5 years ago

#2297 closed defect (fixed)

ITE: Mouse visible where in wrong scenes

Reported by: SF/simsaw Owned by: eriktorbjorn
Priority: normal Component: Engine: SAGA
Version: Keywords:
Cc: Game: Inherit the Earth


In the outro the mouse pointer is still visible and a little disturbing. It would be very great if that could be fixed before release version. Thanks!

Bug noticed in German DOS CD version and English DOS floppy.

Ticket imported from: #1333391. Ticket imported from: bugs/2297.

Attachments (1)

saga-cursor.diff (2.6 KB ) - added by eriktorbjorn 18 years ago.
Patch against an October 21 CVS snapshot

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Change History (9)

comment:1 by eriktorbjorn, 18 years ago

The cursor is shown because we almost always send a "show cursor" event in loadScene().

In addition, a scene may have the kSceneFlagShowCursor flag, in which case we call Interface::activate(), which also shows the cursor. Actually, we check this flag twice, which seems excessive.

It looks like the original had a counter keeping track of hiding/showing the cursor, so that hiding the cursor twice meant you had to show it twice for it to actually reappear. We don't do that, but I don't know if implementing that would help in this case. Because it seems we show the cursor more often than we hide it during the end credits...

To summarize, I don't know. Assigning to sev for further comments/ideas.

comment:2 by eriktorbjorn, 18 years ago

Owner: set to sev-

by eriktorbjorn, 18 years ago

Attachment: saga-cursor.diff added

Patch against an October 21 CVS snapshot

comment:3 by eriktorbjorn, 18 years ago

On a closer look, showing the cursor in loadScene() appears to be the wrong behaviour, unless the aforementioned kSceneFlagShowCursor is set.

The attached patch seems to fix the problem. It'll probably be applied to the CVS trunk shortly, at the very least. Hopefully to the branch as well, if no one objects to it. (Not because the bug shouldn't be fixed, but because I may have gotten it wrong.)

comment:4 by sev-, 18 years ago

Owner: sev- removed

comment:5 by sev-, 18 years ago

Overall your patch looks ok to commit to both branches,

comment:6 by eriktorbjorn, 18 years ago

Owner: set to eriktorbjorn
Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

comment:7 by eriktorbjorn, 18 years ago

Ok. Committed. Thanks for checking!

comment:8 by digitall, 5 years ago

Component: Engine: SAGA
Game: Inherit the Earth
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