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Logitech Dual Action Pads Supported By Linux 3.14

Linux Kernel

Published on 22 January 2014 11:12 AM EST
Written by Michael Larabel in Linux Kernel
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Logitech's Dual Action Gamepad is now supported under the next Linux kernel release.

The HID input pull request for the Linux 3.14 kernel was submitted today by Jiri Kosina. The major input device updates for Linux 3.14 kernel include work on properly supporting Sony's DualShock 4 device and there's also initial support for Logitech Dual Action Gamepads.

Besides this noteworthy support work there's also various bug-fixes and other changes within the HID subsystem. More details on this work can be found from the 3.14 pull request.

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