Java games for openMoko

Giles Jones giles.jones at
Sun Jul 29 03:11:19 CEST 2007

On 28 Jul 2007, at 22:44, Steven Milburn wrote:

> This one-button-at-a-time is not an uncommon to existing phones.   
> Many phone keypads are implemented in such a way that they do not  
> register multiple key presses at the same time.  For instance, when  
> playing the "Asphalt Urban GT 3D", a Java game, on my A707, I  
> cannot both accelerate and turn at the same time because it takes  
> two keys.  Luckily, the game programmers must have known this and  
> there's a control mode that includes auto-acceleration so that you  
> don't need to press two keys at a time.
> So, it would be good if the neo could play the games that already  
> exist and only require one key at a time.  I'm sure plenty exist  
> for it to be worth while.

Implement bluetooth HID etc then you can use a bluetooth keyboard. Or  
compile the wii mote code on the phone and use a Wii controller (they  
use bluetooth for all but pointing).

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