Posts with the tag Nintendo Wii Remote

wiipresent

wiipresent is a tool by Dag Wieers to use a Nintendo Wii Remote as input device to switch forwards and backwards in your presentation when you give a talk.

Here is how you install it on Ubuntu 9.10:

sudo aptitude install bluez bluez-compat
sudo aptitude install libcwiimote-0.4 libcwiimote-dev libxtst-dev asciidoc
cd ~/Downloads/
wget...

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Nintendo Wii Remote

Alternative Hardware:

Sony Playstation Move http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PlayStation_Move. To buy it in Germany: http://geizhals.at/deutschland/a543585.html

building the Sensor Bar

http://wiibrew.org/wiki/Wiimote/Pointing
http://doctabu.livejournal.com/64758.html
http://terbidium.com/content/projects/wiihacks/usb_sensorbar.php

WiiPresent (for OpenOffice.org / Evince / Adobe Reader)

http://dag.wieers.com/home-made/wiipresent/
http://blog.jorgeivanmeza.com/2009/07/instalacion-de-wiipresent-en-linux-ubuntu-9-04-un-largo-camino/

sudo aptitude install bluez bluez-compat

cd ~/Downloads
wget http://sourceforge.net/projects/libwiimote/files/libwiimote/0.4/libwiimote-0.4.tgz/download
tar -xf libwiimote-0.4.tgz
cd libwiimote-0.4

change hci_remote_name to hci_read_remote_name in the following...

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