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Simple, cross-platform macros/GUI automation for python

Project description

[mac]ro + [py]thon, pronounced like magpie.

This package provides easy keyboard/pointer/window management macro creation and GUI automation for python versions 2.7 and 3.4+. Currently it works on Windows and Linux (both under X and with limited functionality under Wayland). Among it’s features are:

  • Low level hooks for keyboard, pointer events
  • A hook for window creation, destruction and focus change
  • Support for registering hotkeys and hotstrings
  • Simulating keyboard/pointer events
  • Providing platform independent definition/mapping of keys/buttons
  • Listing open windows
  • Managing open windows
  • And more!


Window management functionality is not available under Wayland.

More, keyboard and pointer functions require root access under Wayland.

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