GNOME Bugzilla – Bug 434388
Dia: mouse cursor differentiation between object "create" and "drag"
Last modified: 2011-07-08 17:20:42 UTC
a Debian user was confused between the different modes of the mouse which can be "create" and "drag".
See also http://bugs.debian.org/406904
I agree with the problem. Making the mouse have the shape being created "dangle" from it may be a nice way to do this.