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ryk
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arcade joystick problem
04/20/17 02:08 PM


Good evening,

I have a classic arcade joystick with gameport and a linux laptop. I use an adapter from the gameport on the usb: https://www.google.gr/search?q=game+port...De5H_nkABsQ01M: :
Starting any game, I have the following problem: The joystick is behaving as if it is stuck and is going only up and left.


I have 3 arcade joysticks and all do the same.
I have a usb joystick and works perfectly.
I have tried all configurations on adapter (it has a switch with 4 position).
And something strange: While in calibration (I do cal with every joystick) it works perfectly, but in the game does what I described above.
I use mageia linux. The same happens with linux games.
The same happens with other distributions, such as batocera.

Have you encounter something similar? Do you have any idea?

Thanks!

Edited by ryk (04/20/17 02:22 PM)







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