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INDI Library v1.7.8 Released (11 May 2019)

Mid year release of INDI Library v1.7.8 comes with a few drivers and improvements to to existing drivers.

Autoguider subframe automation

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Autoguider subframe automation was created by petarm

hi everyone.

Auto guiding using a Subframe instead of the full frame uses less compute resources during an imaging run.

Is there any way for the software to automatically go to Subframe Mode after the Autoguider started? Ideally, you would hit Guide, then forget about it.

Anyways it is just a process optimisation which which would be handy...

But still nothing important, but it would make things simpler.

regards
Lots of trial and error, mainly error, but in hindsight, it was easy!!!

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Replied by Ihoujin on topic Autoguider subframe automation

Guiding in EKOS already supports subframing. The check box for subframing in the guide module. Assuming your guide camera supports it, once a star is selected from the full field, it should crop down.
INDI/KStars on Raspberry Pi 3B+
Lubuntu 16.04
Skywatcher HEQ5 Pro Mount
Canon 600D Camera
Orion SSAG @280mm Guide Scope
PHD2
Adafruit Motor Hat shield
Adafruit GPS Module
Generic Bluetooth Joystick.
Startech 7 port powered USB Hub.
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