libinput

Libinput is a generic input library used by Wayland compositors and optionally as an X11 input driver, etc. Libinput avoids the need for writing an input system implementation for each system compositor.

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A Vast Majority Of Linux's Input Improvements Are...   X.Org   16 Oct 2019
Libinput 1.14 Released With Dell Canvas Totem Support,...   X.Org   08 Aug 2019
Valve Funded Development Of Xrdesktop - Lets GNOME...   Valve   30 Jul 2019
Libinput 1.14 RC Arrives With Better Thumb Detection...   X.Org   19 Jul 2019
Libinput 1.14 Will Support Dell's Totem Input Device   Hardware   19 Jun 2019
KDE Has Made Much Progress On Usability/Productivity,...   KDE   05 Jun 2019
X.Org's XDC2019 Issues Call For Proposals On Wayland,...   X.Org   21 May 2019
KDE Plasma 5.16 To Allow Fully Configuring Touchpads...   KDE   19 May 2019
Red Hat Is Looking To Hire Another Experienced...   Red Hat   14 May 2019
Libinput 1.13.2 Released With Better Finger Detection...   Free Software   09 May 2019
High Resolution Scroll Wheel Support Being Worked On...   Wayland   03 Apr 2019
Libinput 1.13 Released With Improved Touch...   Free Software   29 Mar 2019
Libinput 1.13 RC2 Better Detects Triple Taps   Wayland   22 Mar 2019
Libinput 1.13 Is Coming But High-Resolution Scrolling...   Hardware   14 Mar 2019
KDE Continues Getting Polished For Showing Off This...   KDE   10 Mar 2019
The Most Interesting Highlights To The Linux 5.0...   Linux Kernel   22 Feb 2019
Libinput Working On User-Space Support For High...   X.Org   25 Jan 2019
Wayland Support On The BSDs Continuing To Improve   BSD   21 Jan 2019
Logitech High Resolution Scrolling, 700K Gaming...   Hardware   03 Jan 2019
KDE Plasma 5.14 On The Way To FreeBSD, KDE Wayland...   KDE   01 Jan 2019
High Resolution Scroll-Wheel Support Re-Added Ahead Of...   Hardware   09 Dec 2018
Revised High Resolution Scroll Wheel Support For...   Hardware   06 Dec 2018
Libinput 1.12 Released With New Quirks System,...   Wayland   11 Sep 2018
Libinput 1.12 RC3 Adds New Pointer Jump Detection For...   Wayland   04 Sep 2018
Libinput 1.12 RC2 Continues Working On Improving Linux...   Wayland   14 Aug 2018
KDE Had A Very Successful Google Summer of Code 2018   KDE   08 Aug 2018
Libinput 1.12 Is Going To Be A Big Release For...   Wayland   30 Jul 2018
Libinput Gets Reworked Trackpoint Acceleration   Wayland   13 Jul 2018
X.Org Is Looking For A North American Host For XDC2019   X.Org   23 Jun 2018
Mir 0.32 Is Inching Close To Release With Many...   Ubuntu   15 Jun 2018
Libinput 1.11 Released With Record & Replay...   Wayland   05 Jun 2018
Weston Now Has Its New Touchscreen Calibrator   Wayland   30 May 2018
Evdev Driver Updated, Libinput 1.11 Prepares For...   X.Org   29 May 2018
Libinput 1.11 Is Bringing With It Many Linux Input...   Wayland   22 May 2018
KDE Plasma 5.13 Beta Released With A Compelling Number...   KDE   18 May 2018
Several DDX Drivers Aren't Yet Ready For X.Org Server...   X.Org   12 May 2018
Understanding The X.Org Server's Complex Pointer...   X.Org   10 May 2018
The Most Interesting Google GSoC 2018 Projects: QEMU...   Google   24 Apr 2018
KDE Plasma 5.13 Is Making Great Improvements On Its...   KDE   22 Apr 2018
NVIDIA & Valve Are Among Those Backing X.Org's...   X.Org   16 Apr 2018
Libinput Getting Support For Custom Acceleration...   Wayland   12 Apr 2018
Libinput 1.10.4 Makes Touchpads A Bit Snappier   Wayland   09 Apr 2018
X.Org Developers Conference 2018 This September In...   X.Org   02 Apr 2018
Wayland's Weston Getting New Touchscreen Calibrator   Wayland   23 Mar 2018
xf86-input-libinput 0.27.0 Released   X.Org   20 Mar 2018
Six Candidates Are Vying For This Year's X.Org...   X.Org   17 Mar 2018
Ubuntu Tried Adding Synaptics Support Back To GNOME's...   GNOME   17 Mar 2018
GSoC 2018 Could Bring Better Video Decode, Nouveau...   X.Org   27 Feb 2018
Libinput 1.10 Released With Better Palm Detection,...   Wayland   13 Feb 2018
Libinput 1.10 Is On The Way To Remove Touchpad...   Wayland   22 Jan 2018
Wlroots Is A New, Modular Wayland Compositor Library   Wayland   28 Dec 2017
Even With Wayland Around, X.Org Had A Busy 2017   X.Org   11 Dec 2017
Libinput Picking up Record & Replay Abilities For...   Wayland   28 Nov 2017
Libinput 1.9 Released With Input Improvements,...   X.Org   19 Oct 2017
It's Been Five Years That Ubuntu Has Tried To Improve...   Ubuntu   14 Oct 2017
NixOS 17.09 Released With GNOME 3.24, Various...   Operating Systems   02 Oct 2017
Libinput 1.9 Is Around The Corner With New Features   Wayland   27 Sep 2017
Inputfd Still Being Worked On For Direct Input Access...   Wayland   23 Aug 2017
Ubuntu 17.10 Still Working Towards Video Acceleration,...   Ubuntu   08 Jul 2017
Libinput 1.8 Released   Wayland   03 Jul 2017
Libinput 1.8 Switches To Meson As Its Primary Build...   Wayland   18 Jun 2017
X.Org XDC2017 Call for Papers On Linux Graphics &...   X.Org   07 Jun 2017
Mutter 3.25.2 Has Bug Fixes, Some Performance Work   GNOME   24 May 2017
XWayland Picks Up Tablet Pad Support   X.Org   28 Apr 2017
More Details On The Proposed Inputfd Protocol For...   Wayland   02 Apr 2017
Students Are Missing Out On An Incredible Opportunity...   Google   01 Apr 2017
Inputfd: Better Supporting Gaming Devices On Wayland   Wayland   31 Mar 2017
Libinput 1.7 Released With Support For Lid Switches,...   Wayland   22 Mar 2017
MATE 1.18 Desktop Released, Finished Porting To GTK3   Desktop   14 Mar 2017
Libinput Updates For Early March   Wayland   09 Mar 2017
Libinput 1.7 Is Carrying A Number Of Big Features   Wayland   23 Feb 2017
Libinput X.Org Driver Updated With New Capabilities   X.Org   09 Feb 2017
Libinput 1.6 Released With New Touchpad Acceleration   Wayland   19 Jan 2017
X.Org Server 1.19.1 For Testing On Arch, Libinput...   X.Org   14 Jan 2017
Libinput 1.6 Is Coming Soon With Its New Touchpad...   Wayland   10 Jan 2017
X.Org Server Development Continues Trending Quite Low   X.Org   27 Dec 2016
Reworked Touchpad Acceleration For Libinput: No Longer...   X.Org   19 Dec 2016
Cinnamon 3.2 Desktop Officially Released   Desktop   21 Nov 2016
Wayland For KDE Plasma 5.9 Should Shape Up Quite...   KDE   20 Oct 2016
Fedora 26 Planning To Drop The Synaptics X.Org Driver   Fedora   20 Oct 2016
Libinput X.Org Driver Updated For X.Org Server 1.19   X.Org   30 Sep 2016
Wayland 1.12 RC2 Released, Libinput 1.5.0 Is Out   Wayland   14 Sep 2016
GNOME/GTK Support For Drawing Tablets On Wayland Is...   GNOME   24 Aug 2016
Enlightenment's EFL 1.18 Released With New Wayland,...   Desktop   16 Aug 2016
Libinput 1.4 Marks The Project Being "Done"...   Wayland   19 Jul 2016
Libinput 1.4 Officially Released With Graphics Tablet...   Wayland   18 Jul 2016
X.Org Server Development Continues Trending Lower   X.Org   16 Jul 2016
Libinput 1.4 Release Candidate   Hardware   12 Jul 2016
Mode Switching Coming For Graphics Tablets In Libinput...   Hardware   11 Jul 2016
Better Input Device Support Is Coming To KDE's KWin On...   KDE   11 May 2016
Libinput 1.3 Brings Tablet Pads Support   Wayland   10 May 2016
Libinput 1.3 Steps Closer To Being Released   Wayland   21 Apr 2016
Libinput Adds A Touchpad Software Middle Button   Wayland   06 Apr 2016
Tablet Support Added To Wayland-Protocols 1.3   Wayland   10 Mar 2016
KDE Plasma 5.6 Is Getting Ready With More Wayland...   KDE   02 Mar 2016
The State Of Graphics Tablet Support For Libinput   Wayland   01 Mar 2016
Libinput 1.2 Officially Released   Wayland   23 Feb 2016
Clutter 1.25.6 Released   GNOME   18 Feb 2016
Libinput 1.2 Steps Closer To Reality   Wayland   15 Feb 2016
Why Enlightenment & Tizen Love Wayland   Wayland   03 Feb 2016