Touchegg is a multitouch gesture program, that runs as a user in the background, and adds multitouch support to window managers.
InstallAUR package. Alternatively, it is also available AUR.
You can also install Touchegg-GCE (GUI configuration editor).AUR -
The configuration file is found in
It is a basic XML file that defines various gestures. Please note that at this time
ROTATE, do not appear to work.
The list of triggers can be found here
The list of actions can be found here
Very basic so far. This should give you basic functionality. Hopefully we can update this for complete application support.
<gesture type="DRAG" fingers="1" direction="ALL"> <action type="DRAG_AND_DROP">BUTTON=1</action> </gesture>
and then edit this entry:
<gesture type="DRAG" fingers="2" direction="ALL"> <action type="SCROLL">SPEED=7:INVERTED=true</action> </gesture>
Start on login
- in the box labeled "Command" type
touchegg. Fill in "Name" and "Label" as you choose;
gnome-session-propertieshas been removed from
gnome 3.12. Currently, you can install AUR from the AUR. See more details [here]
Alternatively, you can modify your .xprofile: