How can one programmatically "freeze" the Keyboard & Mouse temporarily, so that no one could mess with the system? There are several possibilities where this is useful. For instance, I have a ...
Simply put I have a small sed command that is supposed to trim " and wrap the input between the <id> tag. It goes well single line and multiple line input, but badly misbehaves on an input file ...
I'm following this tutorial to ajust the TrackPoint speed for my Lenovo T420. However, setting a value in /sys/devices/platform/i8042/serio1/serio2/speed has no effect. The trackpoint is unaffected ...
I'm trying to inject keystrokes into the input daemon so as to simulate typing from a Bash script. Is this possible, and if so, how can I make it happen?
I want to write a shell script which will take some arguments with some options and print that arguments. Suppose the name of that script is abc.ksh. Usage of that script is - ./abc.ksh -[a ...
I have a IR reciver that is using the imon-driver and i would like to get it working with the kernel. Right now half of the keys on the remote (image) works, but an all important think like the ...
I am trying out minimalist window managers such as, but not limited to, Xmonad, ScrotWM, ratpoison, etc. Since I occasionally need to enter Traditional Chinese characters, how do I install an input ...
What are good external tablet input devices for Linux? It should be used for more convenient use of Inkscape and Gimp. Some characteristics that are useful, I guess: connected via USB included pen ...