how do I use a controller for games if most of them run only on windows?

Asked by Javier on 2010-04-05

I want to buy a game controller to play games but i see that most of them on ebay are for windows only. So before buying the game controller, what can i do to make work with linux

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2010-04-07
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2010-04-07
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2010-04-06
David Jones (dj) said : #1

Are the games compatible with wine? Check here for the game you wish to use http://appdb.winehq.org/

   David
   in TN

Javier (ocean-wave11) said : #2

so far the only game I play is sauberate i think that how you call it

Javier (ocean-wave11) said : #3

I actually I need the control to work with linux

Javier (ocean-wave11) said : #4

I know what the answer is. The thing is that there is no support for this control right now I hope some one comes up with a bright idea for this.