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    Ok so i have been messing with this for like 3 days on and off. the ps3 controller will only connect over usb. Every guide i can find says it should work but it does not and i don’t receive any errors.

    I have tried this on a RPI1 and RPI2 with the retro pi image supplied here. i even tried a plain wheezy build, updated it and installed the retro-pi script and then updated that and then installed from binary’s and the setup ps3 controller via setup. im not getting any errors. im out of things to try.

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    I’ve had the same problem and finally found the solution: set the flag LEGACY = 1 in /etc/default/sixad

    after that, reboot and type sixad –stop, and after that, sixad –start

    this is when you connect your sixaxis by bluetooth

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