Qt Virtual Keyboard for (K)Ubuntu?
aleixpol at kde.org
Sat Dec 3 00:49:14 UTC 2016
On Sat, Dec 3, 2016 at 1:44 AM, Valorie Zimmerman <
valorie.zimmerman at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 24, 2016 at 2:22 AM, N. W. <nw9165-3201 at yahoo.com> wrote:
> > Hi,
> > just noticed that Qt Virtual Keyboard has been open sourced this year,
> > http://blog.qt.io/blog/2016/01/13/new-agreement-with-the-
> > http://doc.qt.io/QtVirtualKeyboard/index.html
> > http://code.qt.io/cgit/qt/qtvirtualkeyboard.git/
> > http://plfiorini.blogspot.de/2016/04/qt-virtual-keyboard-
> > Judging from the following two videos, Qt Virtual Keyboard looks
> absolutely amazing and way better than the other virtual onscreen keyboards
> which are currently available from the Ubuntu repository, see:
> > https://youtu.be/yIsQHinTw00
> > https://youtu.be/EyeDZLGIwbM
> > Unfortunately it seems like no Linux distribution has this packaged yet
> > Any chance you could package this for Ubuntu and possibly even make it
> the default virtual onscreen keyboard for Kubuntu?
> > Regards
> I see that nobody answered this. In general, we only package KDE
> software. If this package 1. is packaged by Debian, and 2. becomes a
> dependency of some KDE software (such as Kwin) then certainly we would
> package it.
> You can always package it in a PPA, and offer it for testing, which I
> assume would help in lots of ways.
> More help for the packaging team is always welcome!
FWIW, I don't think this had hit the mailing list.
Support for this is already integrated with KWin and available on Plasma
with Wayland. I've tested it, it works fine but needs tuning.
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