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graphical predictive text input system

Dasher is an information-efficient text-entry interface, driven by natural continuous pointing gestures. Dasher is a competitive text-entry system wherever a full-size keyboard cannot be used - for example,

 * on a palmtop computer
 * on a wearable computer
 * when operating a computer one-handed, by joystick, touchscreen, trackball,
 or mouse
 * when operating a computer with zero hands (i.e., by head-mouse or by

The eyetracking version of Dasher allows an experienced user to write text as fast as normal handwriting - 25 words per minute; using a mouse, experienced users can write at 39 words per minute.

Dasher uses a more advanced prediction algorithm than the T9(tm) system often used in mobile phones, making it sensitive to surrounding context.

Tags: Accessibility Support: Input Systems, User Interface: Graphical User Interface, interface::x11, role::program, Scope: Application, Application Suite: GNOME, Interface Toolkit: uitoolkit::gtk, x11::application

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Architecture Version Package Size Installed Size Files
amd64 5.0.0~beta~repack2-4+b1 327.8 kB1,094.0 kB [list of files]
arm64 5.0.0~beta~repack2-4+b1 299.0 kB1,130.0 kB [list of files]
armel 5.0.0~beta~repack2-4+b1 279.5 kB920.0 kB [list of files]
armhf 5.0.0~beta~repack2-4+b1 286.0 kB728.0 kB [list of files]
i386 5.0.0~beta~repack2-4+b1 360.5 kB1,104.0 kB [list of files]
mips64el 5.0.0~beta~repack2-4+b1 294.6 kB1,341.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64el 5.0.0~beta~repack2-4+b1 342.0 kB1,322.0 kB [list of files]
s390x 5.0.0~beta~repack2-4+b1 319.7 kB1,150.0 kB [list of files]