Bug 149173 - Saitek X45 USB Joystick detected but not working.
Saitek X45 USB Joystick detected but not working.
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Dave Jones
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2005-02-19 20:06 EST by david
Modified: 2015-01-04 17:17 EST (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2005-10-02 20:48:59 EDT
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Description david 2005-02-19 20:06:09 EST
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Description of problem:
The kernel sees the joystick and jstest (from joystick-1.2.15-18
package) sees the joystick but I get no "joy" when trying to use it. 
Nothing happens when using the "jstest /dev/input/js0" command.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. $ lsusb 
   Bus 001 Device 006: ID 06a3:053c Saitek PLC
2. $ ls -la /dev/input/js0
   crw-r--r-- 1 root root 13,1 Feb 19 18:04 /dev/input/js0
3. $ jstest /dev/input/js0

   (Displays initial button status, but then....)

   (Nothing happens when buttons pressed or axis moved)

Actual Results:  Fascinating.  Nothing happens.

Expected Results:  Expected jstest to display button presses and show
axis movement.

(Works fine on Windows XP).

Additional info:
Comment 1 Dave Jones 2005-07-15 14:26:20 EDT
An update has been released for Fedora Core 3 (kernel-2.6.12-1.1372_FC3) which
may contain a fix for your problem.   Please update to this new kernel, and
report whether or not it fixes your problem.

If you have updated to Fedora Core 4 since this bug was opened, and the problem
still occurs with the latest updates for that release, please change the version
field of this bug to 'fc4'.

Thank you.
Comment 2 Dave Jones 2005-10-02 20:48:59 EDT
This bug has been automatically closed as part of a mass update.
It had been in NEEDINFO state since July 2005.
If this bug still exists in current errata kernels, please reopen this bug.

There are a large number of inactive bugs in the database, and this is the only
way to purge them.

Thank you.

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