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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Recapping All The Interesting Talks Of XDC2014   X.Org   12 Oct 2014
The Tremendous Features Of Fedora 22   Fedora   26 Feb 2015
A Vast Majority Of Linux's Input Improvements Are...   X.Org   16 Oct 2019
The Most Interesting Highlights To The Linux 5.0...   Linux Kernel   22 Feb 2019
Don't Bet On "X12" Succeeding X11 Rather...   X.Org   16 Jun 2015
It Was Five Years Ago Since Ubuntu Thought They Would...   Wayland   06 Nov 2015
Switching From Evdev/Synaptics Drivers To Libinput On...   Fedora   19 Jan 2015
It's Been Five Years That Ubuntu Has Tried To Improve...   Ubuntu   14 Oct 2017
Are You Sure You Want X.Org To Die?   X.Org   18 Jan 2016
X.Org Server Development Hits A Nearly Two Decade Low   X.Org   04 Jan 2020
Qt 5.5 Features: Many Exciting Improvements   Qt   19 Feb 2015
Unity 8 & Mir Are Moving Along For Ubuntu 15.04   Ubuntu   07 Jan 2015
Why Enlightenment & Tizen Love Wayland   Wayland   03 Feb 2016
Wlroots Is A New, Modular Wayland Compositor Library   Wayland   28 Dec 2017
The Biggest Wayland & Mir News Of The Year   Wayland   29 Dec 2015
Wayland's Libinput Gets New Multi-Touch Touchpad   Wayland   17 Feb 2014
Students Are Missing Out On An Incredible Opportunity...   Google   01 Apr 2017
A Lot Of Improvements Are Coming For Mir 0.13,...   Ubuntu   02 May 2015
Wayland For KDE Plasma 5.9 Should Shape Up Quite...   KDE   20 Oct 2016
Wayland Support On The BSDs Continuing To Improve   BSD   21 Jan 2019
KDE Plasma 5.13 Beta Released With A Compelling Number...   KDE   18 May 2018
Cinnamon 3.2 Desktop Officially Released   Desktop   21 Nov 2016
Wayland Still To Be A "Tech Preview" In...   GNOME   28 Feb 2014
Canonical's Plans For Unity 8 & Mir In Ubuntu...   Ubuntu   13 Nov 2014
MATE 1.18 Desktop Released, Finished Porting To GTK3   Desktop   14 Mar 2017
FOSDEM 2015 Is Less Than One Month Away   Linux Events   07 Jan 2015
Red Hat Is Looking To Hire Another Experienced...   Red Hat   14 May 2019
XWayland Picks Up Tablet Pad Support   X.Org   28 Apr 2017
X.Org Server 1.19.1 For Testing On Arch, Libinput...   X.Org   14 Jan 2017
The Most Interesting Google GSoC 2018 Projects: QEMU...   Google   24 Apr 2018
Weston-Forked Libinput Is Moving Forward With Input   Wayland   28 Jan 2014
More Details On The Proposed Inputfd Protocol For...   Wayland   02 Apr 2017
Libinput 1.7 Released With Support For Lid Switches,...   Wayland   22 Mar 2017
GNOME's Mutter Finally Wires Up Middle Button Click...   GNOME   15 Mar 2020
Keith Packard Talks About Sustaining X11's Development   X.Org   18 Sep 2015
Mir 0.32 Is Inching Close To Release With Many...   Ubuntu   15 Jun 2018
Libinput Working On User-Space Support For High...   X.Org   25 Jan 2019
Libinput Updates For Early March   Wayland   09 Mar 2017
X.Org Server Development Continues Trending Quite Low   X.Org   27 Dec 2016
Libinput X.Org Driver Updated With New Capabilities   X.Org   09 Feb 2017
High Resolution Scroll Wheel Support Being Worked On...   Wayland   03 Apr 2019
Mutter 3.25.2 Has Bug Fixes, Some Performance Work   GNOME   24 May 2017
Ubuntu Tried Adding Synaptics Support Back To GNOME's...   GNOME   17 Mar 2018
KDE Plasma 5.13 Is Making Great Improvements On Its...   KDE   22 Apr 2018
Logitech High Resolution Scrolling, 700K Gaming...   Hardware   03 Jan 2019
Clear Linux Powered Solus 1.0 Linux OS Set For Release...   Clear Linux   21 Dec 2015
Libinput 1.6 Released With New Touchpad Acceleration   Wayland   19 Jan 2017
Libinput 1.13 Is Coming But High-Resolution Scrolling...   Hardware   14 Mar 2019
Ubuntu 17.10 Still Working Towards Video Acceleration,...   Ubuntu   08 Jul 2017
Wayland 1.5 Appears To Be In Great Shape   Wayland   08 May 2014
Reworked Touchpad Acceleration For Libinput: No Longer...   X.Org   19 Dec 2016
New Features Proposed For Fedora 22   Fedora   14 Dec 2014
Libratbag: A New Library For Configurable Mice On...   Hardware   15 Sep 2015
Libinput 1.4 Marks The Project Being "Done"...   Wayland   19 Jul 2016
Libinput 1.0 Officially Released   Wayland   25 Aug 2015
Mir Gets Automatic Probing For Input Platforms   Ubuntu   25 Nov 2015
KDE Had A Very Successful Google Summer of Code 2018   KDE   08 Aug 2018
Libinput 1.15 Released For Improving Input On X.Org +...   X.Org   03 Jan 2020
Ubuntu Developer Proposes "Non-Windowing Display...   Wayland   26 Aug 2015
Mir 0.17.0 Brings Cookies, MirBlob   Ubuntu   16 Oct 2015
Libinput Patches Add Three-Finger Pinch   Wayland   08 Jan 2016
Libinput Gets Reworked Trackpoint Acceleration   Wayland   13 Jul 2018
Libinput 1.7 Is Carrying A Number Of Big Features   Wayland   23 Feb 2017
Inputfd: Better Supporting Gaming Devices On Wayland   Wayland   31 Mar 2017
X.Org Server Development Continues Trending Lower   X.Org   16 Jul 2016
X.Org XDC2017 Call for Papers On Linux Graphics &...   X.Org   07 Jun 2017
X.Org Is Looking For A North American Host For XDC2019   X.Org   23 Jun 2018
F22 Switch From Evdev & Synaptics To Libinput   Fedora   23 Feb 2015
Mir 0.18 Release Brings Prep Work For Vulkan, Libinput...   Ubuntu   22 Dec 2015
A Call To Move Games Outside Of Linux Desktop...   KDE   10 Dec 2015
Libinput 1.3 Steps Closer To Being Released   Wayland   21 Apr 2016
Libinput 1.9 Is Around The Corner With New Features   Wayland   27 Sep 2017
Libinput 1.11 Is Bringing With It Many Linux Input...   Wayland   22 May 2018
Wayland's Weston Getting New Touchscreen Calibrator   Wayland   23 Mar 2018
Libinput 1.6 Is Coming Soon With Its New Touchpad...   Wayland   10 Jan 2017
High Resolution Scroll-Wheel Support Re-Added Ahead Of...   Hardware   09 Dec 2018
Valve Funded Development Of Xrdesktop - Lets GNOME...   Valve   30 Jul 2019
Libinput 1.12 Released With New Quirks System,...   Wayland   11 Sep 2018
Confusion Mounts Over Wayland's Actual License   Wayland   29 May 2015
Several DDX Drivers Aren't Yet Ready For X.Org Server...   X.Org   12 May 2018
KDE Has Made Much Progress On Usability/Productivity,...   KDE   05 Jun 2019
Enlightenment's EFL 1.18 Released With New Wayland,...   Desktop   16 Aug 2016
KDE Touchpad Configuration Now Supports Libinput   KDE   22 Feb 2015
Mir Is Making Measurable Progress On Using Libinput   Ubuntu   24 Sep 2015
X.Org Server Development Slows To Lowest Point In A...   X.Org   04 Jan 2016
Fedora Workstation 22 To Have Better Wayland Support,...   Fedora   19 Jan 2015
KDE Continues Getting Polished For Showing Off This...   KDE   10 Mar 2019
Wayland & Weston 1.7.0 Release Brings Valentine's...   Wayland   14 Feb 2015
Libinput 1.13 Released With Improved Touch...   Free Software   29 Mar 2019
Libinput 1.12 Is Going To Be A Big Release For...   Wayland   30 Jul 2018
Libinput 1.1.0 Released, Brings Pointer Acceleration...   Wayland   25 Oct 2015
Libinput Getting Support For Custom Acceleration...   Wayland   12 Apr 2018
Libinput 1.13 RC2 Better Detects Triple Taps   Wayland   22 Mar 2019
KDE Plasma 5.14 On The Way To FreeBSD, KDE Wayland...   KDE   01 Jan 2019
MATE-Desktop 1.11 Released, Working Towards MATE 1.12   GNOME   08 Oct 2015
GNOME Now Lets Mutter Handle Input Device...   GNOME   18 Jan 2015
Red Hat Has Another Developer Now Working On Nouveau   Nouveau   26 May 2015
Fedora 26 Planning To Drop The Synaptics X.Org Driver   Fedora   20 Oct 2016
Revised High Resolution Scroll Wheel Support For...   Hardware   06 Dec 2018
GNOME 3.20 To Have Better Support For Airplane/WiFi...   GNOME   10 Jan 2016