olpc-kbdshim-hal - OLPC XO keyboard support daemon (hal version)

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name olpc-kbdshim-hal
Package version 12
Package release 3
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 96 B
Download size 18.78 KB
Official Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
The olpc-kbdshim daemon is used to handle keyboard events on the somewhat
unique OLPC XO hardware.  It does this by monitoring the keyboard and
touchpad, enabling the XO "grab" keys and touchpad rotation (to match
screen rotation), and reporting user (in)activity.  It can also bind the XO
screen rotate, brightness, and volume keys to appropriate commands (which are
This package provides the hal version, which integrates with hal and contains
additional support for monitoring USB input devices.


Package Version Architecture Repository
olpc-kbdshim-hal_12-3_i386.deb 12 i386 Ubuntu Universe
olpc-kbdshim-hal - - -


Name Value
hal -
libc6 >= 2.7
libdbus-1-3 >= 1.0.2
libdbus-glib-1-2 >= 0.78
libglib2.0-0 >= 2.14.0
libhal1 >= 0.5.10
olpc-kbdshim-common -


Name Value
olpc-kbdshim -


Type URL
Binary Package olpc-kbdshim-hal_12-3_amd64.deb
Source Package olpc-kbdshim

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install olpc-kbdshim-hal deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install olpc-kbdshim-hal



See Also

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