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I can't get my Xbox controller to work. It doesn't show up on jstest. Can anyone help? When I type xboxdrv on a terminal, this is what I get:

:user@ChrUbuntu:~$ xboxdrv
xboxdrv 0.8.5 - http://pingus.seul.org/~grumbel/xboxdrv/ 
Copyright © 2008-2011 Ingo Ruhnke <grumbel@gmx.de> 
Licensed under GNU GPL version 3 or later <http://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html> 
This program comes with ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY. 
This is free software, and you are welcome to redistribute it under certain 
conditions; see the file COPYING for details. 

Controller:        Power A Mini Pro Elite Glow
Vendor/Product:    24c6:5300
USB Path:          002:036
Controller Type:   Xbox360

-- [ ERROR ] ------------------------------------------------------
USBController::USBController(): libusb_open() failed: LIBUSB_ERROR_ACCESS
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The libusb permissions are not set for you, you would have to go into user and group settings to change it or use sudo. But even then depending on what version of chrubuntu you installed you still might be out of luck, because I use 12.4 on the c7 parrot and the kernel module uinput, isn't installed. and is required for xboxdrv.

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can i loggin as root –  user179001 Aug 29 '13 at 1:14
can you tell us how to add the user permission? –  thekiwi5000 Feb 21 at 20:35

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