A keyboard color management tool for Alienware laptops.
This software was initially developed for M15x and M17x laptops. The latest modifications were tested on the M14x R2 and R3 laptops.
- libusb (version 0.1 and 1.0 supported)
- CMake (>= 2.8)
- Java Development Kit (Java >= 7)
- C++ compiler (gcc or clang)
In order to compile and install the Linux library (
libAlienXX.so) and the
Java GUI (
$ mkdir build && cd build # The default install prefix is /usr/local $ cmake .. -DCMAKE_INSTALL_PREFIX="YOUR_INSTALL_PREFIX" $ make $ make install
AlienFX.jar will be installed in the
share directory, and an
script will be generated. Then, you can launch the program:
- if your user has USB rights:
# By directly using the jar file: $ java -jar AlienFX.jar # Or by using the generated script: $ alienfx-lite
# By directly using the jar file: $ sudo java -jar AlienFX.jar # Or by using the generated script: $ sudo alienfx-lite