Re: BUG: Joystick driver

From: Vojtech Pavlik (
Date: Tue Jan 01 2002 - 13:38:54 EST

On Tue, Jan 01, 2002 at 01:07:44PM +1000, David Findlay wrote:

> I think i've discovered a bug in the analog joystick driver. I have a
> multifunction analog joystick which defaults to a mode where the 4 standard
> joystick buttons are linked to keystrokes. In this mode the joystick has no
> standard joystick buttons, and the kernel doesn't detect it when booting. If
> i turn off this switch before booting up the kernel detects the joystick as a
> 4 button 2 axis joystick correctly. Could someone please change the analog
> joystick driver so it doesn't try to detect buttons, and will just accept
> input from any button when it is pressed, even if the button wasn't
> previously detected? Or is there a better solution? Thanks,

Sorry, it doesn't try to detect buttons.

Vojtech Pavlik
SuSE Labs
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