GEM (GEstures with Mouse)

GEM (GEstures with Mouse) is a mouse gesture-based input mechanism which uses gestures as input to the system. Gestures can be drawn using a mouse or some equivalent device like touch pad, joystick, pen tablet etc.

This Input mechanism is intended for people suffering with different kinds of motor disabilities, who may face problems in using mouse and keyboard in conventional way. Hence, it provides them with an alternate and effective mechanism for using the system to perform various tasks such as navigation, executing commands & keyboard shortcuts, and launching applications etc. on Linux desktop.


gem continuous gesture

gem discontinuous gesture



GEM-beta-0.1 tar.gz can be downloaded from HERE
GEM-beta-0.1.deb can be downloaded from HERE
GEM-beta-0.1.rpm can be downloaded from HERE
GEM installation manual can be download from HERE
User manual for GEM can be downloaded from HERE

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