[quoted lines by Dallas Glidewell on June 26, 2000, at 12:30] >I have a need to determine when the mouse is moved on >a Linux system. Ultimately, my Java program will call >a C program that can determine and notify Java when >the mouse pointer has been moved. Then why don't you use the Java.awt or javax.swing classes and listen for mouse motion events? -- Dave Mielke | 856 Grenon Avenue | I believe that the Bible is the Phone: 1-613-726-0014 | Ottawa, Ontario | Word of God. Please contact me EMail: dave@xxxxxxxxx | Canada K2B 6G3 | if you're concerned about Hell.