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Re: Ginn: gestures for un-converted apps (demos on youtube!)


Thanks Duncan !

Just a small correction :
the most updated inkscape video is here :


On Wed, Aug 18, 2010 at 5:26 PM, Duncan McGreggor
<duncan.mcgreggor@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Ikbel has just produced a couple demo videos for some software he's working
> on. Not part of the uTouch stack, it will provide us with a means of
> supporting limited gestures in applications (and/or toolkits) that don't
> have multi-touch support.
> This will be nice complement to Cody Russell's work on getting gestures/MT
> ready for GTK apps.
> Ginn does this by connecting gestures to key presses and injecting this
> information into applications. Ikbel's daemon will run in the background and
> perform such actions. The use of dbus is also possible.
> Here are some demos!
>  Evince - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NKDLWrLaKKE
>  Inkscape - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ihFIAWOyNPs
> Also, there is a project page created here:
>  https://edge.launchpad.net/canonical-multitouch/ginn
> No code has been pushed up to trunk yet, but Ikbel's getting close to the
> point of doing so.
> d
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