How to change mouse cursor to standard hand cursor

Sam Varshavchik mrsam at
Fri Jul 17 03:59:10 PDT 2015

Cosmin Apreutesei writes:

> > You may want to check the documentation for your desktop manager.
> How can I detect at runtime which desktop manager is running so I can
> take it from there?

Desktop managers typically set their own desktop manager-specific properties  
in the root window.

The typical approach is to have a list of known properties each particular  
desktop manager, and check if it's set.

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