How To Control USB Missile Launcher on LinuxBy Angsuman Chakraborty, Gaea News Network
Tuesday, July 18, 2006
If you are into office warfare then surely you must have heard about USB missile launcher’s. I found that now you can control your Marks and Spencer USB Missile Launcher on Linux and potentially other platforms that support python and libusb.
1. python (>=2.3)
2. libusb (>=0.1.8)
3. pyusb (==0.3.1) python module with patch
4. urwid python module
Download the software and instructions here.
Scott also developed automated sentry mode which uses webcam and motion to have automated aim and fire capability.
I wouldn’t be surprised if someone comes up more dangerous payloads. Fascinating technology.