controlling the mouse pointer on linux (or as vnc client)

John Bokma john at
Sun Aug 29 16:25:36 CEST 2010

Gelonida <gelonida at> writes:

> Hi,
>>From a python script I'd like to be able to move the mouse to certain
> absolute coordinates on the screen.
> There's no problems calling an external program with subprocess.popen,
> as I do not want to perform many movements.


sudo apt-get install xautomation
xte 'mousemove 200 200'


John Bokma                                                               j3b

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