Derek replied to the topic 'Re:Suggestions for Focus module' in the forum. 2 weeks ago

+1 for the full frame focus option. I get much better results with it. Its a bit slower but not much for me (although I'm using an i5 quadcore desktop)

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Derek replied to the topic 'Make FitsView come to the foreground' in the forum. 3 weeks ago

Oh, I didnt know about that option to disable, thanks. I'll try that, but like you say maybe there is a bug there if they still display.

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Derek replied to the topic 'Make FitsView come to the foreground' in the forum. 3 weeks ago

For my setup I would actually prefer if it did not come to the foreground. The reason being I let it run unattended while I sleep and have something that takes screenshots of the desktop at regular intervals.

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Derek replied to the topic 'Forum does not hash passwords - major vulnerability' in the forum. 3 weeks ago

How does it know the password to send in the email tough? Its good to disable that feature, but it points to something bad in the way the password is stored in the datastore. Usually they are stored in the db with a one way hash where the real password can not be recovered (without brute force). If its able to send the real password via email then there is a vulnerability there.

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Derek replied to the topic 'Internal guiding subpixel' in the forum. 1 month ago

I know it can do sub-pixel centroid resolution but I dont know the limits. I guess the limits depend on a lot of factors like the sensor noise, focus, guide star brightness (flux), exposure length. Its probably something that can only be estimated by experiment.

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