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Re: Sources for XI2.1 setup


Thanks for pointing me in the right direction. I was actually using the
sources mentioned on the wiki page but wanted to know whether development
has reached stable release points so that i can upgrade to them. I will
certainly check the latest code and get back if i have any more queries.


On Wed, Jun 22, 2011 at 9:33 PM, Chase Douglas

> On 06/22/2011 07:06 AM, Rhishikesh wrote:
> > Hi All
> > I just wanted to know where i can get the latest sources to build the
> > entire XI2.1 stack right from the latest inputproto to the xinput test
> > utility for enabling MultiTouch and gestures.
> > I have looked around in the repositories of cndougla and daniels on the
> > cgit, but the xserver package doesnt seem up to date with the latest
> > inputproto-multitouch branch.
> > Can somebody please point me in the right direction.
> Hi Rhishikesh,
> In Ubuntu 11.04 and the upcoming 11.10 releases we have a prototype
> version of XInput 2.1. This conforms to an earlier version of XInput 2.1
> than the latest discussed upstream on the xorg-devel mailing list. You
> can find the patches that implement it in the packaging branches for the
> xorg-server, libxi, xinput, xserver-xorg-input-evdev, and
> xserver-xorg-input-synaptics packages of Ubuntu. To find the patches for
> each package, go to:
> http://bazaar.launchpad.net/~ubuntu-branches/ubuntu/oneiric/
> <package>/oneiric/files/head:/debian/patches/
> (You can get to the above through many click-throughs if you start at
> http://code.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/<package>)
> Daniel Stone is working on getting XInput 2.1 finished and upstream in
> X.org. I've CC'd him in case he has any updates on that work.
> -- Chase

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