Direct Input 8 Wrapper

Environment: VC6
Requires: DirectX 8 SDK

Use this class to setup and handle input from keyboard, mouse, and one joystick.

Instructions(DI only):

  • Derive a class from CDirectInput8
  • Override the input processing functions for each device used: HRESULT ProcessMouse(); HRESULT ProcessKB(); HRESULT ProcessJoy();(Don't forget to call base function at the beginning of each function.)
  • Call "InitDI(HWND hWnd, HINSTANCE hInstance, DWORD ToUse)"
  • The "ToUse" can take any combination of "USEMOUSE", "USEKEYBOARD", "USEJOYSTICK" flags depending on what devices you want to use

Instructions(Used in conjunction with D3D8 Framework):

  • Perform all steps above
  • Call "HRESULT InitDeviceObjects(LPDIRECT3DDEVICE8 pd3dDevice, TCHAR* pCursorFile = NULL/*Cursor image file*/)" in "InitDeviceObjects" of derived framework class
  • Call "HRESULT DrawMouse(LPDIRECT3DDEVICE8 pd3dDevice)" in "Render" of derived framework class
  • Call "HRESULT DeleteDeviceObjects() in "DeleteDeviceObjects" of derived framework class
  • Call "HRESULT InvalidateDeviceObjects() in "InvalidateDeviceObjects" of derived framework class
  • Call "HRESULT RestoreDeviceObjects(LPDIRECT3DDEVICE8 pd3dDevice) in "RestoreDeviceObjects" of derived framework class

Call ProcessMouse, ProcessKB. and/or ProcessJoy in each render loop to poll each device
Use m_js,  m_MouseState and buffer members to access joy, mouse, and keyboard data respectively

 

EDIT THE CODE AS YOU NEED. NO RESTRICTIONS

Definitions (Not including implementation):

#define KEYDOWN(name, key) (name[key] & 0x80)
#define KEYUP(name, key) (!(name[key] & 0x80))

#define USEKEYBOARD  0x00000001L
#define USEMOUSE     0x00000002L
#define USEJOYSTICK  0x00000004L

////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////
//Cursor vertex structure for Direct3D
struct CV2D_T1D
{
  D3DXVECTOR4 p;
  DWORD diffuse;
  float tu;
  float tv;
};
#define D3DFVF_CV2D_T1D (D3DFVF_XYZRHW|D3DFVF_DIFFUSE|D3DFVF_TEX0)

inline CV2D_T1D InitCV2D_T1D( D3DXVECTOR4 p, 
                              D3DCOLOR diffuse, 
                              float tu, float tv)
{
  CV2D_T1D v;
  v.p = p;
  v.diffuse = diffuse;
  v.tu = tu;
  v.tv = tv;

  return v;
}
////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////

class CDirectInput8 
{
public:
  //Load cursor tex from resource

  //Set cursor hot spot
  void SetHotSpot(POINT hspot);

  //8 Element Array, TRUE if Button [n] is up
  BOOL* m_bMouseUp;

  //Mouse Position
  POINT* m_pMousePos;

  //Cursor HotSpot
  POINT* m_pHotSpot;

  //DI Device Objects
  LPDIRECTINPUTDEVICE8 m_pDIJoy;
  LPDIRECTINPUTDEVICE8 m_pDIKeybrd;
  LPDIRECTINPUTDEVICE8 m_pDIMouse;

  //Device State Buffers
  DIJOYSTATE2 m_js;
  DIMOUSESTATE2 m_MouseState;
  char buffer[256];
  DWORD m_dwElements;

  //DI Object
  LPDIRECTINPUT8 m_pDI;

  //Cursor Vertex Buffer
  LPDIRECT3DVERTEXBUFFER8 m_pVB;

  //Cursor Texture
  LPDIRECT3DTEXTURE8 m_pCursorTex;
 
  //DI Device Capabilities
  DIDEVCAPS m_DIDevCaps;

  //Initialize Direct Input
  HRESULT InitDI(HWND hWnd, HINSTANCE hInstance, DWORD ToUse);
 
  //Overridable Input Processing Methods
  virtual HRESULT ProcessMouse();
  virtual HRESULT ProcessKB();
  virtual HRESULT ProcessJoy();

  //Check if Mouse Buttons Up
  BOOL MButtonUp(BYTE button);
  BOOL AllMouseUp();

  //Release and Delete DI Objects
  void DIShutdown();

  //Required for D3D Framework
  HRESULT InitDeviceObjects( LPDIRECT3DDEVICE8 pd3dDevice, 
                             TCHAR* pCursorFile = NULL);
  HRESULT DrawMouse(LPDIRECT3DDEVICE8 pd3dDevice);
  HRESULT DeleteDeviceObjects();
  HRESULT InvalidateDeviceObjects();
  HRESULT RestoreDeviceObjects(LPDIRECT3DDEVICE8 pd3dDevice);

  //Construction/Destruction
  CDirectInput8();
  virtual ~CDirectInput8();

protected:
  //Mouse Handle
  HANDLE m_hMouse;
  HRESULT hr;

private:
//Joystick callbacks friend BOOL __stdcall EnumAxesCallback( const DIDEVICEOBJECTINSTANCE* pdidoi, VOID* pContext ); friend BOOL __stdcall EnumJoysticksCallback( const DIDEVICEINSTANCE* pdidInstance, VOID* pContext ); }; //Global CDirectInput8 Instance extern CDirectInput8* g_pDI8;

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Comments

  • Synthesize

    Posted by Legacy on 12/15/2001 12:00am

    Originally posted by: Slick

    Any comments on how best to synthesize some keystrokes in directx after getting the keyboard input? Is sendinput or keybd_event all you can use?

    Reply
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