Difference between revisions of "PS3 Controller"

From ArchWiki
Jump to: navigation, search
(new section: USB Controllers)
(4 intermediate revisions by 3 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
= USB Controllers =
+
[[Category:Input devices]]
 +
{{Stub}}
 +
 
 +
== USB Controllers ==
 
PS3 USB controllers, such as the Logitech Chillstream PS3 work out-of-the-box on Arch. Simply pluging one in into a usb port is enough to have it working on games that have gamepad support (This was tested on [https://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=51057 Dolphin] and [http://www.finalformgames.com/jamestown/ Jamestown].
 
PS3 USB controllers, such as the Logitech Chillstream PS3 work out-of-the-box on Arch. Simply pluging one in into a usb port is enough to have it working on games that have gamepad support (This was tested on [https://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=51057 Dolphin] and [http://www.finalformgames.com/jamestown/ Jamestown].
  
[[Category:Input devices (English)]]
+
== Disable Joystick From Controlling Mouse ==
{{i18n|PS3 Controller}}
+
If you want to play games with your controller, you might want to disable gamepad control over mouse cursor.  To do this, edit /etc/X11/xorg.conf.d/50-joystick.conf so that it looks like this:
{{Stub}}
+
{{hc|/etc/X11/xorg.conf.d/50-joystick.conf |
 +
Section "InputClass"
 +
        Identifier "joystick catchall"
 +
        MatchIsJoystick "on"
 +
        MatchDevicePath "/dev/input/event*"
 +
        Driver "joystick"
 +
        Option "StartKeysEnabled" "False"      #Disable mouse
 +
        Option "StartMouseEnabled" "False"      #support
 +
EndSection}}

Revision as of 00:22, 21 June 2013

Tango-document-new.pngThis article is a stub.Tango-document-new.png

Notes: please use the first argument of the template to provide more detailed indications. (Discuss in Talk:PS3 Controller#)

USB Controllers

PS3 USB controllers, such as the Logitech Chillstream PS3 work out-of-the-box on Arch. Simply pluging one in into a usb port is enough to have it working on games that have gamepad support (This was tested on Dolphin and Jamestown.

Disable Joystick From Controlling Mouse

If you want to play games with your controller, you might want to disable gamepad control over mouse cursor. To do this, edit /etc/X11/xorg.conf.d/50-joystick.conf so that it looks like this:

/etc/X11/xorg.conf.d/50-joystick.conf 
Section "InputClass"
        Identifier "joystick catchall"
        MatchIsJoystick "on"
        MatchDevicePath "/dev/input/event*"
        Driver "joystick"
        Option "StartKeysEnabled" "False"       #Disable mouse
        Option "StartMouseEnabled" "False"      #support
EndSection