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poll_joystick(3alleg4)						  Allegro manual					    poll_joystick(3alleg4)

poll_joystick - Polls the joystick. Allegro game programming library. SYNOPSIS
#include <allegro.h> int poll_joystick(); DESCRIPTION
The joystick handler is not interrupt driven, so you need to call this function every now and again to update the global position values. Example: do { /* Get joystick input */ poll_joystick(); /* Process input for the first joystick */ if (joy[0].button[0].b) first_button_pressed(); if (joy[0].button[1].b) second_button_pressed(); ... } while(!done); RETURN VALUE
Returns zero on success or a negative number on failure (usually because no joystick driver was installed). SEE ALSO
install_joystick(3alleg4), joy(3alleg4), num_joysticks(3alleg4), exjoy(3alleg4) Allegro version 4.4.2 poll_joystick(3alleg4)

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exjoy(3alleg4)							  Allegro manual						    exjoy(3alleg4)

exjoy - Detecting, calibrating and using joystick input. Allegro game programming library. SYNOPSIS
#include <allegro.h> Example exjoy DESCRIPTION
This program uses the Allegro library to detect and read the value of a joystick. The output of the program is a small target sight on the screen which you can move. At the same time the program will tell you what you are doing with the joystick (moving or firing). SEE ALSO
BITMAP(3alleg4), END_OF_MAIN(3alleg4), SCREEN_H(3alleg4), SCREEN_W(3alleg4), allegro_error(3alleg4), allegro_init(3alleg4), allegro_mes- sage(3alleg4), blit(3alleg4), calibrate_joystick(3alleg4), calibrate_joystick_name(3alleg4), circle(3alleg4), clear_bitmap(3alleg4), clear_keybuf(3alleg4), create_bitmap(3alleg4), default_palette(3alleg4), destroy_bitmap(3alleg4), drawing_mode(3alleg4), font(3alleg4), install_joystick(3alleg4), install_keyboard(3alleg4), joy(3alleg4), key(3alleg4), keypressed(3alleg4), num_joysticks(3alleg4), pal- ette_color(3alleg4), poll_joystick(3alleg4), putpixel(3alleg4), readkey(3alleg4), screen(3alleg4), set_gfx_mode(3alleg4), set_pal- ette(3alleg4), textout_centre_ex(3alleg4), textprintf_centre_ex(3alleg4), textprintf_ex(3alleg4) Allegro version 4.4.2 exjoy(3alleg4)
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