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by Astrophobia
Mon Sep 28, 2015 3:00 am
Forum: UNIX and Linux Discussion Forum
Topic: [tool] relabsd - Turn your SpaceNavigator into a joystick.
Replies: 10
Views: 42951

Re: [tool] relabsd - Turn your SpaceNavigator into a joystic

I have never programmed anything using the Linux joystick API, but according to its man page, "jstest can be used to test all the features of the Linux joystick API", and jstest seems to work with the device just fine. :)
by Astrophobia
Sun Sep 27, 2015 2:28 pm
Forum: UNIX and Linux Discussion Forum
Topic: [tool] relabsd - Turn your SpaceNavigator into a joystick.
Replies: 10
Views: 42951

Re: [tool] relabsd - Turn your SpaceNavigator into a joystic

Hi, I'll try to see what's wrong. Could you please post: The name of your (real) device. Information about your system (what distro, its version and the version of libevdev). The configuration file you used. Recompile using the RELABSD_DEBUG_REAL_EVENTS and RELABSD_DEBUG_VIRTUAL_EVENTS options to ma...
by Astrophobia
Sun Sep 06, 2015 1:10 pm
Forum: UNIX and Linux Discussion Forum
Topic: [tool] relabsd - Turn your SpaceNavigator into a joystick.
Replies: 10
Views: 42951

Re: [tool] relabsd - Turn your SpaceNavigator into a joystic

(Seems like my previous post is not editable)

After some work, relabsd has reached a state where I'm confident it can be used, so it's no longer "highly unstable" (still not enough tests for it to really be considered "stable" though :P ), so feel free to use it.
by Astrophobia
Wed Sep 02, 2015 2:56 am
Forum: UNIX and Linux Discussion Forum
Topic: [tool] relabsd - Turn your SpaceNavigator into a joystick.
Replies: 10
Views: 42951

[tool] relabsd - Turn your SpaceNavigator into a joystick.

I 'm developing a tool that converts the SpaceNavigator's (or any 6DOF's, really) relative inputs into absolute ones, effectively turning it into a 6DOF joystick. As many other, I had issues with my device because it reports its values as relative despite the fact that they are not related to the pr...