[PD] XBOX 360 controller in ubuntu

Hans-Christoph Steiner hans at at.or.at
Thu Oct 14 18:03:47 CEST 2010

Mapping the buttons should be easy: just do a [route] to get the  
button state.  Or perhaps I'm missing something.


On Sep 26, 2010, at 2:56 PM, Andrew Faraday wrote:

> Hey All
> I've been playing with the XBOX 360 controller and receiver in  
> ubuntu 10.04 and I've succeeded in porting this data into PD via the  
> HID object. However I'm finding it's awkward to use, the sticks are  
> so sensitive that very slight differences change the data going into  
> pd and they rarely default to the 0 position. Also the buttons are  
> mapped oddly, with the right and down dpad being marked as btn_0 and  
> the up and left as btn_1 As well as two of the other buttons with  
> those markings, btn_2 seems to be nowhere to be seen before the  
> mappings start to work in sequence again.
> I can write some script in PD to default the sticks to 0, but I  
> really could use some help re-mapping the buttons so that I can use  
> the pads how I want to.
> I'm rather stuck on this one, any help is appreciated
> Andrew
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