On Arch wiki is a really nice tutorial how to setup custom X11 cursor theme. The good thing is how solution is pretty desktop/wm neutral, so it works under EDE as charm.
theme very nice; you also get three different sizes: large, medium
and small. Neat!
Following above wiki tutorial, I would add how using "
probably the best solution. You don't have to mess with "
~/.Xdefaults", nor need to
have permissions to play with "
After you populate "
X11 will instantly load selected cursor theme. The only thing I
found are often crashes, originating from libXcursor library. This
could be either from graphic driver (nVidia of course) or from
older X-es I'm currently running (time to upgrade it).