Sixpair and PS4 Controller : no controller found

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  • #91687
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    jaymzwise
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    Hi,

    I’m trying to usb my DS4 controller wirelessly but I have some problems.

    What I have done :
    – PS3 drivers installation
    – DS4 Controller connected with a USB cable
    – A lsusb command shows my BT dongle and my DS4 Controller
    – Test with a jstest command is OK

    But when I execute sixpair the following message is displayed :
    no controller found on usb busses

    I don’t understand, my DS4 is connected with a USB cable and, a priori, recognized.

    Why sixpair can’t see it ?

    #91694
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    barbudreadmon
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    sixpair won’t work with ds4 (sixpair = sixaxis pair, ds4 is not a sixaxis), but you actually don’t need sixpair to pair your ds4 with your pi, the following guide should work on any distro with blueZ >= 5.14 and kernel >= 3.15 :
    https://wiki.gentoo.org/wiki/Sony_DualShock

    #91721
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    jaymzwise
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    Thanks, I installed blueZ 5.20 but I still have a problem, my BT controller is up but bluetoothctl can’t see it…

    hciconfig
    hci0: Type: BR/EDR Bus: USB
    BD Address: 00:02:72:C6:FB:DD ACL MTU: 1021:8 SCO MTU: 64:1
    UP RUNNING
    RX bytes:1142 acl:0 sco:0 events:59 errors:0
    TX bytes:719 acl:0 sco:0 commands:59 errors:0

    hcitool dev
    Devices:
    hci0 XX:XX:XX:XX:XX:XX

    ps aux | grep bluetooth
    root 2625 0.5 0.4 4128 3012 ? S 15:22 0:00 /usr/libexec/bluetooth/bluetoothd

    #92942
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    pattaboy
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    you need to enable pscan for the bluetooth adapter to actually search for any bluetooth devices.

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