Long Jon replied to the topic 'SkySafari 7 + INDI Beta Testing!' in the forum. 2 months ago

Do you plan beta testing SS7 on Android?

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Hello, I am looking for OSC INDI driver. Hardware is very good and like onStep it is open source. Only ASCOM driver is available.

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My temporary solution is to use CCDciel instead of Ekos.

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Long Jon created a new topic ' HotSpot always on' in the forum. 9 months ago

How to configure the stellarmate that the access point always is on, even when the device is connected to other network (by ethernet or second wifi card) ?.

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Do you plan to add bad pixel map like in phd2 ?. Single dark with uncooled camera add noise.

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Any good news on this topic ?.

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Is now possible to connect qhy wheel with zwo camera ?.

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I have Pentax K-70. When Pentax native driver will be avaiable in Stellarmate OS ?

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Thank you for fast replay. Problem is solved. I have to unsolder small capacistor (DTR Reset Capacistor). Arduino Nano clone v3 now don't reset on connect and respond to commands without delay. Filter wheel now works great.

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Helo,

I have made hardware. Commands works from Arduino Ide Serial Monitor (on PC and RPI). I can't connect from Ekos with Xagyl wheel driver. System is Raspberry pi 3B.

: Connecting to /dev/ttyUSB1 @ 9600
DEBUG 22.912000 sec : Port FD 3
DEBUG 22.912213 sec : Connection successful, attempting handshake...
DEBUG 22.912324 sec : CMD <I1>
ERROR 54.930461 sec : I1: Timeout error.
INFO 54.930725 sec : Error retreiving data from XAGYL Filter Wheel, please ensure filter wheel is powered and the port is correct.
DEBUG 54.930860 sec : Handshake failed.

There is no response for I1 command. In ino code firmware version is "FW3.1.5." Any clue ?

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Hi Nacho,

Thank You for your work. I have compiled the driver. The weather is poor. I will try to test the driver over the weekend.

Robert

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I did not talk about it with Ioptron. I know this from deleted Yahoo group "Ioptron telescope etc.." and yahoo group about Skysafari.

I have succesfuly calibrated mount. I have made first guided exposeure with Ekos. Code from previous post works.

Problem is with isSlewComplete method. I can't make exposures after goto. Have to disconnect, make calibration again (internal guider don't save calibration), make photo.
First I will try this code if (currentRA==targetRA and currentDEC==targetDEC) return true; for isSlewing method.

Commnad :CM# is ignored if telescope is slewing and return "Cordinates matched ... etc" if telescope is not slewing. Command reference say about do :CM# after goto and :CMR# in other Sync case etc. If simple solution with compare current and target RA/DEC fail, I will try merge it with Sync command :CM#.

Obsolte driver has many functions. I vote on 4. new driver on base on LX200GotoNova and implement functionality from Your driver.

Thank you

Robert

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