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INDI Library v1.7.6 Released. (27 Feb 2019)

First release of 2019 comes with quite a few new drivers across the board along with significant performance improvements to INDI camera and live streaming performance. Many drivers received significant updates to improve performance & stability, while a few were re-written from scratch to be in line with INDI standards. Here are some of the highlights:

Simulators: pulse guiding consistent with actual position

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Simulators: pulse guiding consistent with actual position was created by dolguldur

I did not tested this feature extensively to understand how indi telescope simulator is handling the pulse guide duration, but it feels like there is an inconsistency between RA travel and DEC travel for a similar guiding pulse sent by phd2.
The original problem was stated there:
indilib.org/forum/general/4988-phd2-tele...expected-amount.html

Can someone confirm that this is indeed a bug of the telescope simulator ?

Thank you in advance for your help.
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Replied by TallFurryMan on topic Re:Simulators: pulse guiding consistent with actual position

In indi/libindi/drivers/telescope_simulator.cpp at line 515, the guiding time delta is altered by the declination:
ra_guide_dt /= (cos(currentDEC * 0.0174532925))
Might this be what you are observing?

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