Gestikk – mouse gesture recognition in Ubuntu
- On-Screen and on-the-fly gesture painting
- powerful condition parsing => define one gesture, but multiple actions
- gesture notifications (ballontip / on-screen-display)
- a better gesture recognition algorithm
Install gestikk in Ubuntu Hardy
First you need to download gestikk .deb package from here
Now you have gestikk_0.6-0ubuntu1_all.deb package install .deb package using the following command
sudo dpkg -i gestikk_0.6-0ubuntu1_all.deb
If you get the following error at the time of installation
Selecting previously deselected package gestikk.
(Reading database ... 119493 files and directories currently installed.)
Unpacking gestikk (from gestikk_0.6-0ubuntu1_all.deb) ...
dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration of gestikk:
gestikk depends on python-kiwi; however:
Package python-kiwi is not installed.
gestikk depends on python-pyparsing (>= 1.4.7); however:
Package python-pyparsing is not installed.
dpkg: error processing gestikk (--install):
dependency problems -- leaving unconfigured
Errors were encountered while processing:
Use the following command to fix
sudo apt-get -f install
This will complete the installation
If you want to start gestikk use the following command from your terminal
if you want to configuration menu use the following command
Once it opens you should see similar to the following icon in your notification area
If you want to configure you need to right click and select preferences
Now you can see similar to the following screen where you can configure gesture switch,Tolerance etc
You can add your own gestures here
Sample gesture screen