XOutput is described as 'If you have an older or not supported game controller (gamepad, wheel, joystick, etc.), but Xbox 360 controllers are supported, you can use this software and enjoy gaming with your controller'. There are three alternatives to XOutput for Windows and Linux. The best alternative is X360ce, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like XOutput are Durazno (Free, Open Source) and xboxdrv (Free, Open Source).
This is a Xbox/Xbox360 gamepad driver for Linux that works in userspace. It is an alternative to the xpad kernel driver and has support for Xbox1 gamepads, Xbox360 USB gamepads and Xbox360 wireless gamepads, both first and third party.