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  1. Awesome. My second computer was a C-64. First was...

    Awesome. My second computer was a C-64. First was a Vic-20. Miss the old thing at times this is something I am interested in ..
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    Cool. Looks like a really nice little keyboard :)

    Cool. Looks like a really nice little keyboard :)
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    I do have a question about the delay at the end...

    I do have a question about the delay at the end of the loop. I included it because it is in the complete Joystick example sketch.....while 200 time per second seems fast enough to me, is there an...
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    [queued] I made a Panther XL

    I made a Joystick/Trackball game controller based on the old Madcatz PantherXL they stopped making around 1998. I used a little Joystick module as a scroll stick with slow and fast vertical scrolling...
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    Another vid showing what a Panther XL is and a...

    Another vid showing what a Panther XL is and a few engineering tests of the project

    https://youtu.be/BjJpdk9Z92c
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    14127 I used pvc plumbing fitting. After...

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    I used pvc plumbing fitting. After trial and error finding the proper size drill bit, I drilled holes all the way through that are a tight friction fit for the silicon nitride balls, and...
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    Xubuntu 18.04 64bit Arduino 1.8.5 just...

    Xubuntu 18.04 64bit Arduino 1.8.5
    just installed teensyduino 1.42 beta 6 on fresh 18.04 install worked perfect with teensy++
    no error message but work anyway as it did on 1.41 Ubuntu 16.04 ...
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    Here is the new ADNS2051.cpp /* ...

    Here is the new ADNS2051.cpp


    /*
    ADNS2051.cpp - Part of optical mouse sensor library for Arduino
    Copyright (c) 2008 Martijn The. All right reserved.
    http://www.martijnthe.nl/
    Conversion...
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    Wow, I figured it out. First of all I,m using the...

    Wow, I figured it out. First of all I,m using the OptiMouse-master library from Github, which has support for 5 different mouse sensors. The "extra commands" were written for the ADNS2620 in that...
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    Hmm, Ubuntu 16.04 machine is fine now..no errors....

    Hmm, Ubuntu 16.04 machine is fine now..no errors. Didn't do anything. Mint Mate still errors but loads anyway. I have been getting intel microcode and kernal updates every couple days lately,...
  11. I just tried this on my Linux Mint Mate 18.2...

    I just tried this on my Linux Mint Mate 18.2 machine, and I had to install "joystick" package in addition to jstest-gtk on that machine to get the jscal-store command to work. It's not the first time...
  12. sudo jscal-store /dev/input/js1 in Ubuntu.......

    sudo jscal-store /dev/input/js1
    in Ubuntu.... and of course get js(x) right....screenshot shows mistake
    not sure how arch does super user privileges, so sudo may not be the command in arch but the...
  13. let me check my notes and I'll get back to you on...

    let me check my notes and I'll get back to you on how to save calibration....glad that worked
    <(")
  14. Do you have jstest-gtk. If so can you calibrate...

    Do you have jstest-gtk. If so can you calibrate it to work properly. I always caiibrate manually. The save configuration is broken in jstest-gtk, but in my notes, I have the command to save the...
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    Just tried that on my MATE machine....same error,...

    Just tried that on my MATE machine....same error, I did verify that AFTER error, THEN Teensy bootloader uploads sketch
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    ADNS-2051 configuration help

    I would have been totally lost without the Arduino IDE software. I do have a question. Here is a page from the ADNS2051 data sheet and my sketch so far. ADNS2051.h is in the Optimouse library. How...
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    I'm using Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, and Mint Mate 18.2. ...

    I'm using Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, and Mint Mate 18.2. I do get the error uploading message, but then it goes ahead and uploads the sketch everytime with no problem right after the error message. It SEEMS...
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    I was going to get a blue translucent ball so...

    I was going to get a blue translucent ball so that it would glow purple with the red sensor light. Then a friend got me the amethyst ball for Christmas for this project, so I decided to add blue to...
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    ADNS-2051 configuration help

    I would have been totally lost without the Arduino IDE software. I do have a question. Here is a page from the ADNS2051 data sheet. How do I send the configuration to the ADNS2051. Specifically, I...
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    I modded one of the Seimitsu buttons with a...

    I modded one of the Seimitsu buttons with a couple 3mm white LEDs I had on hand. I don't like the look, so will wait until I get 3mm purple LEDS. 5mm LEDs will fit in the normal size Seimitsu...
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    [posted] Custom gem stone Trackball

    Custom Trackball using Teensy++2, ADNS2051 mouse sensor from Apple mouse, amethyst ball approx 2 1/4", and Seimitsu arcade buttons. Using a Teensy++2 because eventually will recreate the PantherXL. ...
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