Re: RFS: kbdd
The package is again available on mentors.debian.net website.
Could someone please review and upload it if everything is ok?
On Sat, Aug 13, 2011 at 02:42:52PM +0400, Stanislav Maslovski wrote:
> Dear mentors,
> I am looking for a sponsor for my package "kbdd".
> * Package name : kbdd
> Version : 0.6
> Upstream Author : Alexander V. Vershilov <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> * URL : https://github.com/qnikst/kbdd
> * License : GPL 2 or later
> Programming Lang: C
> Description : Per-window keyboard layout switching daemon for X
> Long description:
> KBDD stands for keyboard daemon. It is a simple keyboard layout
> switching program, which is designed to run in an X11 session and
> remember keyboard layouts on a per-window basis. That can be very
> handy for a user of a non-US keyboard who does not want to jump
> through layouts back and forth while typing in terminals (mostly in
> latin) and some kind of chat (in native language). Another useful
> thing about KBDD is its D-Bus notification support — it can emit
> signals on layout change, thus, making it possible to create layout
> indicator widgets in such window managers as awesome, for example.
> Users of popular desktop environments such as GNOME or KDE most
> likely do not need this package, as a similar functionality should
> be already available within their environment. This package may be
> of interest, however, for the users of tiling or dynamic window
> managers such as dwm or awesome.
> More notes:
> There are already similar programs within Debian:
> 1) xxkb - Keyboard state indicator and switcher for xkb
> This program does not work with nonreparenting window managers.
> 2) xkbind - X Keyboard Extension Indicator
> This program has limitations regarding input focus change tracking
> with some X toolkits.
> KBDD covers all these use cases.
> To access further information about this package, please visit the
> following URL:
> Alternatively, one can download the package with dget using this
> dget -x http://mentors.debian.net/debian/pool/main/k/kbdd/kbdd_0.6-1.dsc
> I would be glad if someone uploaded this package for me.
> Kind regards,
> Stanislav Maslovski
- RFS: kbdd
- From: Stanislav Maslovski <email@example.com>