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  • License: Freeware
  • Last update: 5 years ago
  • Total downloads: 249
  • Price: Free |
  • Operating system: Linux
  • Publisher: Tim Burrell
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linux default iconGizmo Daemon Publisher's description

Gizmo Daemon is the Linux Input Device Utility.

Gizmo Daemon is the Linux Input Device Utility.

Ever want to make use of those keyboard keys and mouse buttons that X won't let you use? Ever want to quickly define a keyboard shortcut to do something like change or mute the volume? Ever want to use your joystick, second mouse, Griffin PowerMate, or any other random device you can think of to do fun things like control applications, switch desktops, switch tracks in XMMS / BMP, launch programs, or do pretty much anything else you can think of?

Are you a MythTV user? Got an RF or IR (LIRC) Remote? Annoyed with how frustrating it is to map keys, or is the remote super touchy? Would you like a simple easy way to configure your remote, and have it function properly at the same time? Want to have different key maps based on what application is currently being used?

Gizmo Daemon does all of that, and more! Gizmo Daemon operates on a fairly simple philosophy: let the user decide. Any and all device events are sent to the configuration scripts, and from there the user can decide what should be done with those events. A number of functions are exposed to the scripts which allows the script to interact with any of the loaded device plugins in any way desired.

What's New in This Release:

??? This is mostly a bugfix release for an issue that cropped up with recent versions of xorg where Gizmod would spike the CPU for long periods of time.
??? However, there are a number of other efficiency fixes as well, meaning that CPU usage has been decreased across the board.
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System Requirements:

No special requirements.
Program Release Status: Minor Update
Program Install Support: Install and Uninstall

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