[mythtv-users] trying to get my gamepad working with mythgame
mythgnomer at rowelab.com
Thu Apr 15 08:34:10 EDT 2004
Mike, during a game, press tab, then go to input (general).. Scoll down to
the control you want to change, and click the button on the joystick you
want to remap it to.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: mythtv-users-bounces at mythtv.org
> [mailto:mythtv-users-bounces at mythtv.org] On Behalf Of Mike Jasper
> Sent: Thursday, April 15, 2004 1:36 AM
> To: Discussion about mythtv
> Subject: Re: [mythtv-users] trying to get my gamepad working
> with mythgame
> Joe Votour wrote:
> > Mike,
> > Make sure that you're telling xmame to use the gamepad, by
> default I
> > don't think that it will.
> > You'll need to use the argument "-jt 4" (I think), if I recall
> > correctly, this tells xmame to use the Linux
> > x86 joystick support.
> > I found that I had better success putting it in an xmamerc
> file than
> > using the MythGame configuration.
> Turns out I had incorrect parameters in ~/.xmame/xmamerc.
> Here's the xmamerc that's working for me in mythgame:
> use_joystick 1
> joytype 4
> joydevname /dev/input/js0
> analogstick 0
> Now, I'd like to be able to control more of the game controls
> using the gamepad. Namely, I want to use the gamepad to do
> the keyboard equivalent of 5 (insert coin), 1 (single
> player), CTRL (fire/action - this is the only gamepad button
> that's already working, by itself), and ESC (quit). Anyone
> know if this is possible? I investigated using 'mapkey'
> within xmamerc, but don't see a way to map keys to joystick
> buttons (it just maps key to key as far as I can tell).
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