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titilambert 2013-01-03 14:16

Set and lock orientation
Hello !
I'm trying to make a small python application which will be able to set and lock the global orientation of the device... I already look the code of glol but i don t really understand how i can make it in python....
Maybe someone have already try to do that ?
Or maybe there is a dbus function ??? Or something else ?

Thanks !!

coderus 2013-01-03 15:53

Re: Set and lock orientation
just you cant.

titilambert 2013-01-03 16:42

Re: Set and lock orientation

Originally Posted by coderus (Post 1310541)
just you cant.

Thanks !!!

Nad 2013-01-03 16:46

Re: Set and lock orientation
Errm, there is a mod in N9QT that achieves this. Should be possible to implement in py if you look at the script but I assume root perms will be required.

coderus 2013-01-03 17:09

Re: Set and lock orientation
@Nad you talking about different thing

titilambert 2013-01-04 12:52

And what about compile glol in share object and import it with ctypes ?

titilambert 2013-01-04 13:16

Or you python-contextkit to create provider ?

coderus 2013-01-04 14:21

Re: Set and lock orientation
@titilambert why not to use glol cli tool then?
Context.Provider doesn't contain hacky functions for overriding system properties.

titilambert 2013-01-06 16:29

Hi !
Thanks !
In fact, i trying to do an N950 app which lock orientation in portrait mode when the keyboard is close and landscape when is open... It doesn t care about sensors ...
I use glol for now, but i quite slow to kill glol and relaunch glol when i open or close the keyboard ...

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