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A Guide to BeOS System Objects


Joysticks Icon

The Joystcks Icon
Location in the BeOS:

Gamers Rejoice! Joysticks let you plug in your favorite gaming interface.

Peeking into BeOS Release 4, you'll find the Joysticks icon innocently inhabiting the Preferences folder. For the uninitiated, a "joystick" is a piece of absolutely necessary hardware, used in excercises designed to maximize the development of hand-eye coordination and self-sustained increased adrenalin levels.

Double-click the Joysticks icon to see what lives inside:

From here, Probe for joysticks connected to your machine, or select one directly from the list. After a quick calibration, you're ready to play some games improve your motor skills. Enjoy!

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