from panda3d.core import InputDeviceManager
class InputDeviceManager

This class keeps track of all the devices on a system, and sends out events when a device has been hot-plugged.

New in version 1.10.0.

Inheritance diagram

Inheritance diagram of InputDeviceManager

addDevice(device: InputDevice)None

Called when a new device has been discovered. This may also be used to register virtual devices.

This causes a connect-device event to be thrown.


Description: Returns all currently connected devices.

getDevices(device_class: DeviceClass)InputDeviceSet

Description: Returns all currently connected devices of the given device class.

static getGlobalPtr()InputDeviceManager

Returns the singleton InputDeviceManager instance.

removeDevice(device: InputDevice)None

Called when a device has been removed, or when a device should otherwise no longer be tracked.

This causes a disconnect-device event to be thrown.


Polls the system to see if there are any new devices. In some implementations this is a no-op.