Takito Nagai created a new topic ' ASI120MC driver capture does not finish with driver update.' in the forum. 5 days ago

As you can see, the ASI120MC capture does not end with today's update.

Please check the attached log.

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I use Ekos, the star chart, and the driver control panel in my workspace, but the LiveVideo Window only appears on the star chart screen.
I want to add an independent window option like other windows.

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Takito Nagai replied to the topic 'Indi-full cannot be installed on NanoPi-M4 and Armbian.' in the forum. 2 weeks ago

The trouble has been corrected.
Thank you for always responding promptly.

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Takito Nagai created a new topic ' Indi-full cannot be installed on NanoPi-M4 and Armbian.' in the forum. 2 weeks ago

Indi-full cannot be installed on NanoPi-M4 and Armbian systems due to dependency issues. (It is displayed that the indi-aok driver is broken.)

In the past, there was an installation trouble in the FrendlyDesktop system in the ARM64 system, but this time it seems that the trouble occurs only in Armbian.

sudo apt-get -o Dpkg :: Options :: = "-force-overwrite" -f install

and

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get -y dist-upgrade

Using the above command did not improve.
Please let me know if there is an improvement method.

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Supplement

The flow is an astronomical camera and there is no internal processing like DSLR.
So I think it will be necessary to devise a software that can be handled comfortably by software processing such as Ekos.

Live view (INDI live video) displays a low-resolution stream image (for example, 800x600), and when zoomed, it automatically switches to a high-resolution setting and displays the ROI image with the above number of pixels (800x600).

In this way, the network driver can reduce the amount of live view transfer.

It can also extract files from lightweight streams and process them very quickly over the network.
This flow is suitable for solver analysis, autofocus analysis, and autoguide.

ASIAir already uses this concept, so solver processing and live view are very fast.

I want you to examine in future update.

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Takito Nagai created a new topic ' SkyWatcher-ALT-AZ driver crashes again on NanoPiM4 (Armbian)' in the forum. 2 weeks ago

Changed the NanoPiM4 system to Armbian.
I have the exact same symptoms as the trouble described in the # 40409 post. (The driver will crash.)

Attach the log.

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Ekos is currently previewing, autofocusing, and auto-guiding with the image resolution specified by the driver.
Therefore, it takes a very long time to perform these processes using SBC.

I think that the processing speed will be dramatically improved by changing this to the flow to extract and process images from the stream.
(It may be converted to Fits for convenience for post-processing.)

Regarding the live stacking that MR.Han is currently working on, I think that if you can add a function to extract images from the stream, you can enjoy it at a realistic speed.

The images (videos) used for display and analysis are lightweight and fast, and for shooting, you can perform comfortable operations by saving the file size set by the driver and changing the role for each application.

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Takito Nagai thanked han in topic Live stacking methods? 1 month ago

Takito Nagai replied to the topic 'Live stacking methods?' in the forum. 1 month ago

Ekos can handle both Raw and Fits with DSLR.
(Raw is fast because there is no conversion process.)

In CCDCamera, Raw images are converted to Fits by the driver.
(I think it will be even faster if the driver does not perform the conversion process.)

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Takito Nagai thanked han in topic Live stacking methods? 1 month ago

Takito Nagai replied to the topic 'Live stacking methods?' in the forum. 1 month ago

Thank you for a wonderful job.

Many people running EAA with SharpCap enjoy using an automated deployment platform such as AZGTI.

After introducing the target object while watching the live view, press the stacking button to start stacking.

Stacked images are adjusted manually (in color, brightness, etc.) in real time with a slider, etc., and they are having fun.

When moving the target, press the stop button to stop the stack before moving.

Q. Can the following items be realized with this stacking function?

1. Stacking using live view video.

2. Adjust brightness and color in real time during stacking.

I checked the updated app, but it looked like a stacking method to load a saved still image. (It is similar to the function of AstroToaster.)

It will be even better if the above 1.2 features are also added.

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Takito Nagai thanked han in topic Live stacking methods? 1 month ago

Takito Nagai thanked han in topic Live stacking methods? 1 month ago

Takito Nagai replied to the topic 'Standard capture and transfer format properties?' in the forum. 1 month ago

I would be happy if there was a preview image setting item as an additional option.

Users using StellarMate with an astronomical camera are not happy with the speed at which images are transferred.

The preview and solver do not require large image files, so if you use a lightweight image and increase the transfer speed, you will be comfortable.

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