In this chapter, we will go through many of the types of gaming input devices that we can connect to our Raspberry Pi. From fightsticks (or joysticks), gamepads, console controllers, to building your own, there are all sorts of options available.
In this chapter, you will learn how to:
Before we begin, you will want to install the joystick package to your device. Type
sudo apt-get –y install joystick at the command line and press Enter. The joystick package includes an application called
jstest, which will help you identify and troubleshoot ...