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Change Logs

* Wed Nov 17 2021 Johannes Segitz <>
- Added hardening to systemd service(s) (bsc#1181400). Added patch(es):
  * harden_spacenavd.service.patch
  * spacenavd.service
* Tue Mar 16 2021 Herbert Graeber <>
- Update to version 0.8
  * Rewrote the serial spaceball code from scratch, to support both spaceball
    and magellan spacemice.
  * Fixed non-X11 build which was broken in the previous version.
  * Print usage information when encountering an invalid argument, instead of
    just printing "invalid argument".
  * Minor build improvements.
- Log stderr to default logger
- Update list of supported devices in spec file
* Tue Mar 31 2020 Herbert Graeber <>
- Remove unnecessary  _service file
* Sun Mar 22 2020 Herbert Graeber <>
- Fix pidfile (/var/run -> /run)
* Sun Mar 22 2020 Herbert Graeber <>
- Bugfix release 0.7.1
  * fixed build on gcc 10
  * fixed configure script which failed to detect the version number correctly
    in release 0.7, incorrectly trying to rely on git to do so.
- remove support for pre-systemd openSUSE releases
- remove patch spacenavd-add-blacklist-and-device-ids.patch
- remove patch spacenavd-add-missing-usbid.patch
- remove patch spacenavd-0.6+git3066072.patch
- remove patch spacenavd-fix-pidfile.patch
- Release 0.7
  * implemented the ability to log to syslog.
  * ignore joystick devices when searching for USB devices (linux).
  * added code to attempt to wrestle devices from the X server.
  * added the new 3Dconnexion vendor id to the device matching logic.
  * made builds reproducible by linking in alphabetical order.
  * added option led = auto, to turn the LED on only when a client connects (linux).
  * implemented a blacklist of USB device ids that should be ignored.
* Sat Mar 16 2019 Herbert Graeber <>
- Add two upstream patches for proper handling of device ids:
  * spacenavd-add-blacklist-and-device-ids.patch
  * spacenavd-add-missing-usbid.patch
* Sat Aug 25 2018
- Add patch spacenavd-0.6+git3066072.patch with some bug fixes und support
  for newer devices:
  * minor formatting fixes old and new, and usage of the LED_AUTO enumeration
    in src/client.c
  * LED state enumeration instead of magic numbers, since it's no longer
    a simple boolean value.
  * improve device information provided by daemon
  * updated readme file
  * replaced the svn $rev$ substitution with git describe falling back to
    git rev-parse HEAD
  * fixed axis detection, and added detection of the number of buttons for USB
    devices on linux
  * Applied Wiedemann's patch (sf#6) to link object files in alphabetical order
  * Added missing include to dev_usb_darwin.c closing bug #10
  * fixed a small bug in device detection which sometimes skipped a single
    character during parsing
  * added rule to match devices with the new 3Dconnexion vendor id (0x256f)
  * Better example-spnavrc descriptions - remove some debugging printfs which
    where commited accidentally previously
  * moved axis remapping before checking deadzones
  * trying to remove devices from Xinput
  * added all the missing options to the example-spnavrc file
  * possible fix for bug #9
  * added code to skip joystick device files while parsing /proc/bus/input/devices
- Drop reproducible.patch
* Sat Aug 25 2018
- Add modalias supplements for all supported devices
* Sat Aug 25 2018
- The repository moved to github
- Rerelease of version 0.6
  * added example config file
  * fixed setup_init failing to detect the correct runlevel in some cases.
  * fixed calculation of time periods in motion events.
  * code refactoring to support multiple operating systems.
  * added freebsd and macos x support for serial devices.
  * fixed build when system headers don't define EV_SYN (linux).
  * added dependency tracking in the makefile.
  * added separate sensitivity control for each axis.
  * added separate deadzone control for each axis.
  * added option to avoid grabbing the device.
  * fixed spurious error messages on SIGHUP.
  * added auto-repeat non-zero events option (useful for serial devices).
  * added button number remapping configuration option.
  * added keyboard emulation option.
  * abort if spacenavd is already running.
  * heed DESTDIR env var in makefile install and uninstall targets.
  * merged serial magellan protocol code.
  * added systemd init file under contrib/.
  * merged Ralf Morel's patch for multiple device support.
  * improved XAUTHORITY handling.
  * improved device selection with predicate callback and USB ids.
  * added joystick support.
  * fixed axis remapping for some HID devices.
  * fixed race condition in X detection.
  * applied Christian Ehrlicher's patches fixing a number of memory bugs.
Version: 0.6-bp150.2.3
* Wed Feb 14 2018
- Remove buildRequires on xorg-x11-devel
* Sat May 27 2017
- Add reproducible.patch to sort input files to make build reproducible
* Sun Oct 30 2016
- Rectify description, use source URL and avoid sysvinit calls
  under systemd.
* Thu Oct 27 2016
- Add a manpage taken from debian
* Thu Oct 27 2016
- add xdpyinfo package as explicit dependency, it is required for
  the spnavd_ctl script to work properly
* Mon Mar 02 2015
- Update to version 0.6
- Remove init file
* Sun Sep 08 2013
- Change license into SPDX format
- Add systemd support
- Spec file cleanup
* Mon Jan 24 2011
- Update to version 0.5
- Use separate changes file
* Sun Mar 22 2009
- Added rcspacenavd link
- Fixed xinitrc script
* Sat Mar 21 2009
- Initial package
- Add new init-script
- Add commented configuration file
- Add xinitrc script