Re: Touch screens and wxPython

From: Alan Dechert <alan_at_openvotingconsortium_dot_org>
Date: Tue Dec 02 2003 - 12:38:04 CST

> I have used touch screens with linux. Some do work via mouse input.
however
> it would be good to verify that this particular version does work that
way...
>
> If we're planning on having people use their fingers, be aware that
> buttons/controls must be 3-4 times ( linear dimension) the size they
> must be for typical mouse usage. Additionally certain widgets which
> require dragging ( scroll bars for example ) do not work particularly
> well
>
Note what it says here:

http://www.mmitek.com/detail.asp?sku=FP0217WX-TS%20%20Series

           Allow all kinds of touch input devices to activate
           the screen (as fingers, styluses, etc...) while
           maintaining superb tactile feel

I think we should plan to use a stylus in the demo.

Alan D.
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