xkbcommon is a library for handling of keyboard descriptions, including loading them from disk, parsing them and handling their state. It's mainly meant for client toolkits, window systems, and other system applications;
Currently that includes:
It is also used by some XCB applications for proper keyboard support.
If you're still confused, you might want to take a look at our documentation to find out more.
Our git repository on GitHub always contains the most up-to-date development code. Patches and feedback should ideally be submitted against the latest code in git.
Our latest API- and ABI-stable release is 0.8.4.
You may find the past release announcements, including NEWS and checksums, on the wayland-devel mailing list archives:
You are welcome to report any bugs you may encounter to the GitHub issue tracker.
Contactxkbcommon is maintained by:
- Daniel Stone (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- Ran Benita (email@example.com)