libinput is a library that handles input devices for display servers and other applications that need to directly deal with input devices.
This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-7.7 systemd platform.
Download (HTTP): http://www.freedesktop.org/software/libinput/libinput-0.18.0.tar.xz
Download MD5 sum: 0ddbb0d53d58dec0a86de6791560011a
Download size: 612 KB
Estimated disk space required: 20 MB
Estimated build time: 0.2 SBU
Install libinput by running the following commands:
./configure --prefix=/usr \ --disable-static \ --with-udev-dir=/lib/udev && make
Running the testsuite for this package can be dangerous, as it
creates a number of dummy input devices on the currently running
system that can lead to crashing a local X server or a desktop
environment. If you understand the risks and have the optional
Check-0.9.14 and Valgrind-3.10.1
packages installed, the regression tests can be run as the
root user with
make check. Note that depending
on the system configuration and hardware, some tests may fail.
Now, as the
install -v -dm755 /usr/share/doc/libinput-0.18.0 && cp -rv doc/html/* /usr/share/doc/libinput-0.18.0
switch prevents installation of static versions of the libraries.
This switch specifies where UDev rules and hwdb files will be
Last updated on 2014-10-26 16:35:43 +0100