p5gdata

p5gdata — Reads data fields from an external P5 Glove.

Description

Plugin opcode in p5g.

Reads data fields from a P5 Glove controller.

Syntax

kres p5gdata kcontrol

Initialization

This opcode must be used in conjuction with a running p5gconnect opcode.

Performance

kcontrol -- the code for which control to read

On each access a particular data item of the P5 glove is read. The currently implemented controls are given below, together with the macro name defined in the file p5g_mac:

0 (P5G_BUTTONS): returns a bit pattern for all buttons that were pressed.

1 (P5G_BUTTON_A): returns 1 if the button has just been pressed, or 0 otherwise.

2 (P5G_BUTTON_B): as above.

4 (P5G_BUTTON_C): as above.

8 (P5G_JUSTPUSH): returns a bit pattern for all buttons that have just been pressed.

9 (P5G_JUSTPU_A): returns 1 if the A button has just been pressed.

10 (P5G_JUSTPU_B): as above.

12 (P5G_JUSTPU_C): as above.

16 (P5G_RELEASED): returns a bit pattern for all buttons that have just been released.

17 (P5G_RELSED_A): returns 1 if the A button has just been released.

18 (P5G_RELSED_B): as above.

20 (P5G_RELSED_C): as above.

32 (P5G_FINGER_INDEX): returns the clench value of the index finger.

33 (P5G_FINGER_MIDDLE): as above.

34 (P5G_FINGER_RING): as above.

35 (P5G_FINGER_PINKY): as above with little finger.

36 (P5G_FINGER_THUMB): as above.

37 (P5G_DELTA_X): The X position of the glove.

38 (P5G_DELTA_Y): The Y position of the glove.

39 (P5G_DELTA_Z): The Z position of the glove.

40 (P5G_DELTA_XR): The X axis change (angle).

41 (P5G_DELTA_YR): as above.

42 (P5G_DELTA_ZR): as above.

43 (P5G_ANGLES): The general angle

Examples

See the example for p5gconnect.

See Also

p5gconnect,

Credits

Author: John ffitch
Codemist Ltd
2009

New in version 5.12