breezy udev/kernel not recognizing usb joystick device js

Elliot Foster elliotf at
Thu Sep 8 00:58:31 CDT 2005

Matt Zimmerman wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 07, 2005 at 08:55:00PM -0700, Elliot F wrote:
>>Hello all, and thank you for ubuntu.
>>I'm having an issue with breezy not recognizing usb joysticks.  Hoary sees them
>>fine, and udev creates the /dev/input/jsX device, but breezy does not.  I cannot
>>tell if udev's rules are not right, or if the kernel is not recognizing.  Any
>>ideas?  Unfortunately, they are two different machines.  When the breezy machine
>>was running, it recognized the joystick just fine.  Tasty bits of info follow:
> Please file this in Bugzilla, package 'linux'.


Let me know if you want anything else.  I posted udev/kernel version, lsusb
output, and /var/log/syslog portion where kernel/udev act upon insertion of device.

Thanks again,


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