Input driver for X Windows as an X input

Alan Coopersmith alan.coopersmith at
Thu Sep 13 08:31:52 PDT 2007

Avinash Prasad wrote:
> I am developing a new HCI for my X windows where i can replace the mouse 
> with my motion of fingers and perform the desired actions.Do help as to 
> how to start off writing the code for the input driver where so that i 
> can replace the mouse for my linux system.Has there been any related 
> work done in this regard.Do help.

There are over a dozen existing input drivers you can look at - see any
of the xf86-input-* modules in the X.Org sources.

	-Alan Coopersmith-           alan.coopersmith at
	 Sun Microsystems, Inc. - X Window System Engineering

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