Wii Balance Board Supported by Linux Kernel 3.7

Linux Kernel 3.7 will provide support for Wii Balance Board, an accessory of the Nintendo’s Wii Fit.

A few HID updates were merged into the 3.7 Linux kernel tree by Jiri Kosina, including a very interesting one from David Herrmann.

Apparently, there was a specific need for this feature, so now the Wiimote driver supports the Balance Board.

David Herrmann wrote that “the Nintendo Balance-Board is a controller which behaves exactly like the Wii Remot… (read more)

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