an input device to control video games or machines. Questions address how to interface the Pi with joysticks.

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Wired 360 controller doesn't seem to work with C64 vice emulator?

Just got my retro pie set up. Played some great old SNES games with my xbox 360 wired usb controller, but had no luck with my C64 Vice Emulator games. Got some C64 the games to load, but was unable ...
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Run brushless motor with esc

I have looked all over the internet on how to run a brushless motor with an esc through RPi.GPIO and have no results. I have tried simply wiring the esc as it is supposed to be and programming it ...
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Analog psp thumbstick not working with analog to digital converter on Pi model 2

I am working on a portable RPI 2 retropie (another version of Raspbian) powered game console. I have bought an analog psp thumbstick, and an mcp3002 analog to digital converter, that I want to use for ...
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ESC Control with PS3 Controller using Python [closed]

I have connected my PS3 controller to the raspberry pi using a bluetooth dongle. I am not sure about how to structure the code to control the ESC with the left joystick (axis 1). Could anyone advise ...
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Calibrating axis joystick problem

I acquired this interface with buttons for 2 players (http://www.arcadeoutlet.es/es/interfaces-jamma/27-jamma-to-usb-2p.html) I follow this steps to connect my joysticks with raspberry pi (http:// ...
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Performance problems with xboxdrv

I wanna use the RPi as an emulation machine, thanks to RetroPie this is not a big problem. To control everything I want to connect multiple Xbox 360 wireless gamepads. This is possible by using ...
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Getting axis values from joystick from jstest into C program

I am wondering if there is a way to get the axis position values from a joystick to feed into a C program. I can run the command jstest /dev/input/js0 and it will display live feedback of current ...
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Is there any way to use a joystick as a mouse?

In order to cut down on connected devices, is there any way to use a connected USB gamepad as a mouse? Bonus points to anyone who can make it also act as the keyboard. As a clarification, the ...