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HAL (Hardware Abstraction Layer) is a specification and an implementation of a hardware abstraction layer. It encompasses a shared library for use in applications, a daemon, a hotplug tool, command line tools, and a set of stock device info files.

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Recent releases

  •  14 Apr 2008 00:10

    Release Notes: Various bugfixes and enhancements.

    •  17 Jan 2004 21:47

      Release Notes: A major rewrite was done. Even though the API may change somewhat, the basic infrastructure necessary to start building applications and integrating HAL into desktop environments is now there.

      •  05 Oct 2003 13:36

        No changes have been submitted for this release.


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