Midipoke for Linux Publisher's description
from Florian Loitsch
A MIDI controller for Synaptics touchpads on laptops
Midipoke has been tested on one Eee PC 901 and only the ALSA side is functional.
midipoke -a|j [-c channel] -[x|y|z|X|Y|Z|2 CC] ...
ALSA midi client
JACK midi client
CC to send from axis, 128 for pitch bend, capital XYZ for return to neutral on release
CC to send from 2-fingered tap (127/0)
MIDI channel, 0-based, defaults to 0
Here are some key features of "Midipoke":
В· The X, Y and Z (pressure) axes on your touchpad can be mapped individually to send MIDI CC or pitch bend messages
В· Full 14 bit precision is used where appropriate.
В· X11 command line program, no Gnome or KDE required
System Requirements:No special requirements.
Program Release Status:
Program Install Support: Install and Uninstall