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System Name: swinput
Name: Swinput
Group Type: non-GNU software and documentation

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Swinput can fake a mouse and a keyboard by using the Linux Input System.  The swinput modules read from a device and fakes hardware event (mouse motion, key presses etc) as commands written on the devices. Swinput presents status etc on the proc filesystem.

Swinput is useful when testing applications.

It was developed to use when testing Xnee (

Registration Date: Fri 25 Apr 2003 09:36:06 AM UTC
License: GNU General Public License v2 or later
Development Status: 4 - Beta


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swinput 0.7.4 out
     posted by hesa, Thu 01 Oct 2009 10:09:46 PM UTC

should be ready for download any second

We have ignition (again!)
     posted by hesa, Fri 01 Feb 2008 08:15:12 PM UTC

After years of low activity, work on swinput is now progressing rapidly.

Will release a bug fixed version in a week or two.

see you!

swinput 0.7.1 released
     posted by hesa, Wed 16 Jan 2008 11:29:41 PM UTC

A fix to handle 2.6.2* kernels added

swinput 0.6 is released
     posted by hesa, Thu 04 May 2006 09:15:27 PM UTC

Download it here:

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