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[openFATE 308604] native multitouch x11 support
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  • Date: Wed, 12 May 2010 12:33:24 +0200 (CEST)
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Feature changed by: Michael Löffler (michl19)
Feature #308604, revision 9
Title: native multitouch x11 support

openSUSE-11.3: Evaluation
Requester: Important

+ Info Provider: (Novell)
Requested by: cristian díaz (moldavio)

native multitouch  x11 support 

#1: Todd R (theblackcat) (2010-01-05 18:16:24)
I think this is an upstream X11 issue that.

#2: Markus K (kamikazow) (2010-01-12 02:54:21) (reply to #1)
Upstream developers are paid by someone. IIRC that feature was
developed by a Novell employee.

#3: Vincent Untz (vuntz) (2010-02-10 19:18:29)
To have the native multitouch support, we need:
* a recent X (I guess this should be okay?)
* support in toolkits: gtk+ is done in a git branch (I doubt we want to
ship a branch, though), not sure about qt
* support in apps
Carlos' blog has some information about the status of multitouch in

#4: Vincent Untz (vuntz) (2010-04-07 18:01:52) (reply to #3)
The support should land in the next major version of GTK+ (so it should
be in for the release after openSUSE 11.3)

+ #5: Michael Löffler (michl19) (2010-05-12 12:33:05) (reply to #4)
+ That's the GNOME side of life, right? Will how does it look alike for
+ KDE?

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