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Old 07-17-2003, 06:40 AM   #1
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Question sEND a kEYPRESS tO XFree86?

what command(s) can I use to send a keypress event to X? For example, I'll send a keypress event for the letter "A" and BOOM! The letter A is pressed (imaginarially, of course).
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I don't know how, but I know it's possible. Sun's Java vm for linux supports the java.awt.Robot class which can do that. Look around in the X documentation.
Old 01-11-2004, 01:59 AM   #3
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You want XMacro:

It also handles mouse button presses and can do strings.
Old 01-12-2004, 03:38 PM   #4
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thanks =oD

that answer only took six months to get ^_^


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