JLiMe MuffinMan Beta Release

David Reyes Samblas Martinez david at tuxbrain.com
Mon Jun 14 11:46:52 EDT 2010

2010/6/14 Rafael Ignacio Zurita <rafaelignacio.zurita at gmail.com>:
> Hi,
> On Mon, Jun 14, 2010 at 10:31:24AM -0400, James Xakh Lynch wrote:
>> Wait. This jlime release offers full x to the nanonote? I've been looking
>> into light window managers that would play nice on the nano, and I'm
>> starting to narrow it down. How hard would it be to hack the cursor buttons
>> to move a mouse cursor, maybe use the volume buttons for l/r click? Also,
>> when looking at wms, should we use things that are designed from the ground
>> up for mobility (matchbox), or light systems we'd use on a desktop
>> (blackbox, windowlab, openbox, jwm)? I would love to get your take on this,
>> guys, if we can get x running, and a few more crucial apps, the ya release
>> might be one of the most important releases in free hardware history!
> X is already in Muffinman rootfs. Check the documentation in
> http://jlime.com/mw4/index.php/Jlime_Muffinman
> Anyway, if you want to run X, just install Jlime and
> export DISPLAY=:0.0
> Xfbdev -screen 320x240x32 -rgba rgb -br -hide-cursor
> (It is more comfortable if you set the network first,
> so you can test remotely.)
> Somebody already tested the Abiword on Jlime feed :
> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GhCoCciVicY
> And there are, at least, fluxbox, openbox, matchbox to install
> (using opkg install..).
> Cursor buttons as mouse cursor movements : it should be easy.
> I have written a similar app for GameRunner which sends X
> events (mouse, keys) when you use touchscreen or accelerometers.
> Somebody should write the same, just for the kery, to send
> mouse X events. Tip: check xdotool source code, or GR game control.
I think keymouse (http://keymouse.berlios.de/) is the way to go for
this,  we just need to have uinput module in the kernel

> Regards.
> --
> Rafael Ignacio Zurita
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