[ANNOUNCE] xinput 1.4.0

Peter Hutterer peter.hutterer at who-t.net
Thu Jan 15 22:19:33 PST 2009

Main features added to this version is support for listing and changing input
device properties.

Note that this release is also MPX/XI2-aware. XI2 is still undergoing changes,
so XI2 support is only enabled if you build it on a machine that's running
libXi from git.


Benjamin Close (2):
      Correct the check for XI2, not every shell supports ==, but they do =
      Clean up the detection of XI2

Bryce Harrington (1):
      Add --list-props, --watch-props and --set-int-prop options to man page.

Julien Cristau (1):
      Change xinput_CFLAGS to AM_CFLAGS to clear automake-1.10 warning

Paulo Cesar Pereira de Andrade (2):
      Mandriva patches to xinput.
      Compile warning fix.

Peter Hutterer (28):
      Print out attachment of slave devices.
      Add support for device hierarchy changes.
      Add --loop to "xinput list". Re-prints devices when hierarchy changes.
      Register for DeviceClassesChangedEvents, reprint the list when we get one.
      Add support to set the client pointer.
      Don't overwrite daemon with argc.
      Replace Fred's name in the main license text with a general "The authors".
      Remove deprecated imakefile.
      Update XiSelectEvent API usage, has device argument now.
      Modify to work with the changes in the XChangeDeviceHierarchy API.
      Use new XQueryInputVersion() request to tell the server we can do XI 2.
      Use find_device_info instead of requireing device ids on the cmdline.
      Test for XI2 functions in libXi, add #ifdefs to build in non-XI2 setups.
      Remove ChangeLog, is autogenerated now anyway.
      Add list-props, set-int-prop and watch-props parameters.
      Property code: If the Atom specified was an Atom, actually use it too.
      Print property values in addition to their names.
      Don't require extension devices for button mapping.
      Use XI 1.5 property events.
      Require inputproto
      Use updated property events.
      Add --delete-prop option.
      Require inputproto
      Require libXi 1.2 and inputproto 1.5.
      Fix wrong type conversion in listing Atom properties.
      Don't linebreak after listing a string or atom property.
      Add set-atom-prop to set properties containing other properties.
      xinput 1.4.0

Sascha Hlusiak (2):
      Add --get-button-map option.
      Call XSync instead XFlush to be able to handle errors

Simon Thum (1):
      Add set-float-prop option to set properties using floating point numbers.

git tag: xinput-1.4.0

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