Re: Connecting a USB Joystick? Or anything else which has a button?
- --- In email@example.com, Joe <nslu2@...> wrote:
> h1rschnase wrote:
> >has someone ever tried and successfully connected and polled a USB joystick on a
> >tried a "Competition Pro" but didnt managed to make it work yet."open" or
> >The initial plan was to attach something to the Slug that makes me able to detect a
> >"close" condition. I want to use this to start/stop services by pressing a button (forexample a
> >button on a joystick).Hey - that a good idea! :) I use openslug and will try this today. Which application/tool do
> >Any info is warmly welcome!
> why don't you just connect a usb mouse? i guess this is much easier.
> do you use openslug or debianslug? i use the big endian debian slug
> (debonaras) and i have successfully connect a usb-hub a soundcard and a
> btw.: i don't have a usb-joystick - so i can't test it.
you use to recognize if a button is pressed?