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

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This project is not part of the GNU Project.

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 Apr 25 09:36:06 2003
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 Oct 1 22:09:46 2009 - 0 replies

should be ready for download any second

We have ignition (again!)
     posted by hesa, Fri Feb 1 20:15:12 2008 - 0 replies

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 Jan 16 23:29:41 2008 - 0 replies

A fix to handle 2.6.2* kernels added

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