This area can be used to provide information to higher level software that the drivers are not supplying. MetaGuide – opened MetaGuide program, setup camera and general properties and became acquainted with the sofware and how to take continous pictures of guide star field with ASIMC camera. You may need to ensure that all applications accessing the mount have the same privilege. From previous test e. I think it completed one time early in the session – later on tried to use ‘ASCOM Scope Chooser’ in setup in order to directly access Declination data from the LX Mount, but each I tried it produced two error message from DriverHelper before crashing. Create an account or sign in to comment You need to be a member in order to leave a comment Create an account Sign up for a new account in our community.
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Pier side status is best managed via telescope drivers that report that status. During the S session on it was noted that when a ‘Park Scope’ command was issued from asom VB. Using the Ascom POTH Hub was sort of a solution but it was critical with the order in which to connect the various components. For the time being I’m trying to get both software options working and available.
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Makes it almost impossible to make a “forever” choice about setting up. Will need to monitor and see if this is going to be an issue. It is very important that POTH’s notion of when the mount will flip is the same as the mount’s notion. Conditions where poor wind, declining sky transparency, frost on ST sensorbut the results seemed to show that the autoguiding was ironing out the arc sec bumps in RA with s period that have been affecting the scope.
This area can be used to provide information to higher level software that the drivers are not supplying. Clear skies to ya Jim.
Full hub support, journaling, and capabilities review as mentioned above are all supported. It presumably then passively waits for someone to tell it where to go. The bit script engine cannot use bit components. You may need to ensure that ascomm applications accessing the mount have the same privilege. As for dome control, focuser control passes through all focuser calls and acts as a focuser hub.
I called that a hub functionality because SGP would need to combine the signals from PHD and its own Goto command, but that is not a proper term I guess. I am pretty sure I can get a lot out of MaxIM without the direct mount connection, but I also know there are a few nice features in MaxIM like centering the scope on a target viewed in an image captured via MaxIM that won’t work unless you can get it mount control.
Then after a few minutes that connection fails and I have to close CdC etc. It’s pretty neat and a lifesaver loth everything wants to run through the same com port it seems. Sign In Sign Up.
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The second plate adapter and the shorter M6 bolts arrived today. Register a new account. Usually the scope gets there first. The easiest way is to use a command shell like this: Sorry I can not provide an answer to your question but I am very interested in the responses others may give.
Posted October 12, This is useful for getting the devices up and running, unparked if desired, dome syncing started, or other such before other software is fired up.