#x11 #mouse #cursor #binarysearch #leftwm

app mickey

Accessibility utility to move mouse cursor using keyboard with binary search algorithm

2 releases

Uses new Rust 2021

0.1.1 Jun 19, 2022
0.1.0 Jun 19, 2022

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about

Accessibility utility to move mouse cursor using keyboard with binary search algorithm

requirements

the rust development enviroment

curl https://sh.rustup.rs -sSf | sh

a tile window manager running over x11 like i3 or leftwm

the mickey executable

cargo install mickey

usage

# Move the cursor to center of screen and restore the cursor speed in all axis
mickey centralize

# Emulate click with mouse at current cursor position and restore the cursor speed in all axis
mickey click left

# Move cursor to left or right and decrease in half the cursor speed at axis X
mickey move left
mickey move right

# Move cursor to top or bottom and decrease in half the cursor speed at axis Y
mickey move top
mickey move bottom

# Emulate a hold or release of left mouse button
mickey hold

# Show help with another options
mickey

Example

Example of leftwm config

#~/.config/leftwm/config.toml
# ...
[[keybind]]
modifier = ["Alt"]
key = "1"
command = "Execute"
value = "mickey click -r 18 scroll-up"

[[keybind]]
modifier = ["Alt"]
key = "2"
command = "Execute"
value = "mickey click -r 6 scroll-up"

[[keybind]]
modifier = ["Alt"]
key = "3"
command = "Execute"
value = "mickey click -r 6 scroll-down"

[[keybind]]
modifier = ["Alt"]
key = "4"
command = "Execute"
value = "mickey click -r 6 scroll-down"

[[keybind]]
modifier = ["Alt"]
key = "q"
command = "Execute"
value = "mickey click -r 3 left"

[[keybind]]
modifier = ["Alt"]
key = "w"
command = "Execute"
value = "mickey move top"

[[keybind]]
modifier = ["Alt"]
key = "s"
command = "Execute"
value = "mickey move bottom"

[[keybind]]
modifier = ["Alt"]
key = "a"
command = "Execute"
value = "mickey move left"

[[keybind]]
modifier = ["Alt"]
key = "d"
command = "Execute"
value = "mickey move right"


[[keybind]]
modifier = ["Alt"]
key = "c"
command = "Execute"
value = "mickey click left"


[[keybind]]
modifier = ["Alt"]
key = "f"
command = "Execute"
value = "mickey hold"


[[keybind]]
key = "e"
modifier = ["Alt"]
command = "Execute"
value = "mickey centralize"

Dependencies

~3.5MB
~70K SLoC