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Sidewinder Forcefeedback 2 driver

The Sidewinder Forcefeedback 2 driver is a project to make a full capabilities driver for the Microsoft Forcefeedback 2 joystick.

Operating Systems

Recent releases

  •  08 Dec 2002 15:10

    Release Notes: This release fixes a bug in the 'set_effect' function which is responsible of the initialization of all effect types. There's also a new patch for the 2.4.19 kernel.

    •  18 Jul 2002 14:06

      Release Notes: This release fixes various bugs in the envelope code and adds the delay capability. The utility to test the driver has also been improved.

      •  05 Jul 2002 17:32

        Release Notes: The driver now supports ramp, inertia, friction, damper, and spring effects. A bug in the USB calls has been corrected. The utility to test the driver has been enhanced to test these new features.

        •  01 Jul 2002 18:53

          Release Notes: The code has been rewritten as a patch for the 2.4.18 kernel. A utility (GTK interface) to test the joystick has been added. It should be easier to use now.

          •  16 Apr 2002 11:32

            Release Notes: The driver can now upload a constant or periodic effect and play it. A utility to test this has been added.


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