O'Reilly logo

Kivy – Interactive Applications and Games in Python - Second Edition by Roberto Ulloa

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Shooter – multi-touch control

Kivy supports multi-touch interactions. This feature is always present but we haven't paid too much attention to it except when we used the Scatter widget in Chapter 4, Improving the User Experience. Additionally, we didn't clarify that the entire screen and GUI components are already capable of multi-touch, and that Kivy handles the events accordingly.

Note

Kivy handles multi-touch actions internally. This means that all the Kivy widgets and components support multi-touch interaction; we don't have to worry about it. Kivy solves all the possible conflicts of ambiguous situations that are common in multi-touch control, for example, touching two buttons at the same time.

That said, it is up to us to control particular ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required