[linux-audio-dev] [ANN]: Kontroll updated

Florian Schmidt mista.tapas at gmx.net
Tue Sep 26 17:39:10 UTC 2006

On Tuesday 26 September 2006 15:34, stefan kersten wrote:
> Florian Schmidt wrote:
> > And here's the question: A user suggested (and i'd like
> > this idea very much) that kontroll be able to make use of
> > other input devices attached to the computer (additional
> > mice, joysticks, etc). Now i would like to avoid playing
> > with /dev/input directly, cause i imagine it to be a
> > drag. So does anyone of you guys know a small and easy to
> > use input-library that makes accessing these devices a
> > breeze? If so, please let me know.
> while using the input layer is not very complicated (see
> SC_LID.cpp in supercollider for some examples), it's of
> course limited to linux. i've had a glance at libggi/libgii
> as a cross-platform alternative, but haven't used it yet ...
> http://www.ggi-project.org/packages/libgii.html

Thanks for the hints. Will take a look at libgii and the SC stuff. I also took 
a look at the evdev documentation in the kernel tree, but it left quite a few 
questions unanswered..


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