Wiican 0.3.4

Configuration and management of your wiimote under GNU/Linux
WiiCan is a tool that assists on configuration and management of your wiimote under GNU/Linux. It tracks bluetooth connectivity and allows to use and create mappings to adapt your wiimote for use on any application.

Actually WiiCan it's a sytem tray icon, programmed in python. It connects to bluez and hal via dbus for tracking the available bluetooth devices and wiimote connection status.

On backend it's wminput , the cwiid event driver for wiimote. WiiCan uses wminput and wminput configuration files for define and use mappers.

Main features:

  • Discover if it's an available bluetooth device for connect wiimote
  • Display a list of available keyboard-mouse-wiimote mappings
  • User-defined mappings creation assistant
  • Mappings manager:
  • New/Edit/Delete
  • Up/Down order
  • Visible/Invisible
  • Notify the state of wiimote usaging:
  • Bluetooth available/unavailable
  • Discovering wiimote
  • Wiimote disconnected

last updated on:
August 17th, 2012, 7:30 GMT
developed by:
J. Félix Ontañón
license type:
GPL v3 
ROOT \ Utilities
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What's New in This Release:
  • New Feature: Autostart wiican running a default mapping (Closes: #502292 and #563989)
  • Improved tray icon: using appindicator or gtkstatusicon whether Unity is the desktop in use or not
  • Updated link cwiid help links on mapping editor (Closes: #908288)
  • Updated translations and new greek (el) translation
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