[mythtv-users] Re: Mythgame - xmame and more than 1 joystick (xbox controllers)

Ashley Bostock abostock at gmail.com
Wed Aug 3 19:59:54 UTC 2005

Just realised that -jdev is used to specify the "prefix" of the
joystick location, so using
xmame.x11 -jt 1 -jdev /dev/input/js
detects both pads.


On 8/3/05, Ashley Bostock <abostock at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> I've modded 2 xbox controllers to have usb connectors and have them
> working great in linux (using the xpad driver). I can set mythgame to
> launch xmame with the following command:
> xmame.x11 -jt 1 -jdev /dev/input/js1
> and one pad at a time works fine.
> Any ideas how to get both pads to work in xmame, i.e. supply it with 2
> joysticks?
> I've got a feeling this isn't possible which would be a real shame as
> 2 player mame is a must :(
> Ash.

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