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I ought to have some free time in the latter half of March to get started on the problem. I currently have all the extra keys working and even profile switching!

Microsoft Sidewinder x4 keyboard any good? – PC/Mac/Linux Society – GameSpot

So, more or less, I gave it up; for now at least. I’m currently working on generating F25 – F30 keys input.

I was also trying to get my SideWinder to work with Ubu, but I’ve failed. However, they’re EoL, so it’s very difficult to get one lihux in Germany. In Linux all the buttons work except the programmable buttons, so all the media buttons and even the calculator button.

Microsoft Sidewinder x4 keyboard any good?

Note that passwords are case-sensitive. So I figured I’d ask what people that game on both are using. Last Jump to page: I learn something ubuntu everyday.


I’m also trying to get my hands on a Sidewinder X6 to miicrosoft it implemented, too.

– Microsoft SideWinder X4 keyboard cutting power and giving errors to – Ask Ubuntu

As I’ve already said, I have no driver experience and prefer higher level languages e. Lniux up using Facebook. I’m a bit of an automation buff and it’d be awesome to have a control set built into my keyboard rather than kicrosoft to build my own hardware console. Narrow down whether it’s the keyboard or the port, it sounds like a hardware issue. Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del. In order to be able to post messages on the Overclock.

Email Required, but never shown. The keyboard works fine without cutting in and out with Windows and Mac. I’ve spent some hours analyzing the traffic between the Sidewinder X4 and my PC.

Backlighting should be controlled by the board, not OS so you don’t need to worry about that. Benchmarking Software and Discussion Overclock. Join Date Apr Beans 2.


Register Now In order to be able to post messages on the Overclock. Everything is working fine except lihux programmable S1 – S6 keys, the bank switcher “”-key and the record key.

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Sidewinder X4 Linux Support??

I don’t know about that one, but I use a logitec accessand everything works great. You should be able to get everything to work, but it’ll probably take a little more effort on your part. Join Date Sidewincer Beans This is going to take some getting used to, and switching back and forth between my full sized work keyboard and this one could be interesting. Sidewinder X4 Keyboard Hello!

Hopefully, this post will help some people to get the Sidewinder X4 working under Linux. However, the LEDs aren’t working atm. For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome. Here’s an excerpt from kern.