[mythtv] mythgame docs: xmame setup

Martin Moeller martin at martinm-76.dk
Wed Jun 22 19:39:17 UTC 2005

Onsdag den 22. juni 2005 20:26 skrev Robert Kulagowski:
> hary wilke wrote:
> > Hints:
> > No joystick causing failure to launch solution:
> > i don't have a joystick and mythgame expects a joystick by default.
> > xmame will fail to launch because mythgame sends the option "-joytype
> > 4" to xmame by default. To fix this you need to do a little bit of
> > voodoo on your mythconverge database. You will need to set "joytype"  to
> > 0 by editing the mamesettings table in your mythconverge database.  I
> > used phpMyAdmin cause i'm a SQL newb!
> I'm almost ready to commit a version of these instructions, but need to
> know if this caveat still holds true, and if the solution is to modify
> the mamesettings table.

I had to do that also, after a few runs of strace to see what was going on... 
I would like it if we could tweak these things in a mythgame config screen, 
but setting joytype to 0 by default is a good first step :)

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