Takito Nagai replied to the topic 'KStars Mac DMG 3.0.0 beta testing needed' in the forum. 4 days ago

It continues from version 2.98, but seems to be unable to read data of What's Interesting.

SkyWatcheer Alt-Az will crash the driver.

I have confirmed the above two points.

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Takito Nagai replied to the topic 'Explanation of INDI, EKOS, KSTARS blog' in the forum. 2 weeks ago

Please use if there is a place where you can use text etc.

English translation by myself is difficult. . .

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Takito Nagai replied to the topic 'Explanation of INDI, EKOS, KSTARS blog' in the forum. 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your reply.

I described the order of setting parts so as not to get lost in setting.

I was accustomed to the operation, so I did not notice, but since many people seemed to be confused by the relationship between the control panel and Ekos, I mentioned in the request, but I felt the wall of words. . .

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Takito Nagai replied to the topic 'Improve relationship of INDI server, driver, EKOS' in the forum. 2 weeks ago

It is regrettable that I could not explain. . .

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Takito Nagai replied to the topic 'Improve relationship of INDI server, driver, EKOS' in the forum. 2 weeks ago

I do not mention that removing the INDI control panel.

In terms of control panel like Control Panel, it is said that relationships are clearly defined by dividing the device setting items of the driver and the control items and items in the client.
In the present situation there are parts that are mixed each other.

Although Ekos is a front end for control, it also has equipment setting items, and the control panel also has control items.

I feel that relationships will become clearer after organizing this.I do not mention that removing the INDI control panel.

In terms of control panel like Control Panel, it is said that relationships are clearly defined by dividing the device setting items of the driver and the control items and items in the client.
In the present situation there are parts that are mixed each other.

Although Ekos is a front end for control, it also has equipment setting items, and the control panel also has control items.

I feel that relationships will become clearer after organizing this.

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Takito Nagai replied to the topic 'Improve relationship of INDI server, driver, EKOS' in the forum. 2 weeks ago

I am not talking about my personal opinion.
It means that there are items that cause operational inconsistency in the described part.

I am already in operation, but with the introduction of StellarMate, several users have changed the environment from WINDOWS.

I wrote a blog so that new users will not get lost, but it took a long time to explain the setting.
blogs.yahoo.co.jp/t_studio_astro/folder/605849.html
(It is Japanese, it describes the setting procedure of server, driver, Ekos.)

That is because there is a part where server, driver, client relationships are complicated.
(Especially Ekos)

Even when the function of familiar CanonDslr got wrong, it took a while to notice that it was a check on the driver's new item.

I feel it is difficult to set many functions for those who start from now.

Although the example described by me is also one plan, I think that rules such as setting are important because it is a multifunctional environment.

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Takito Nagai created a new topic ' Improve relationship of INDI server, driver, EKOS' in the forum. 2 weeks ago

Please consider the future improvement.

· Relationship between server and driver
Currently it is an operating system that starts servers and drivers all at once, but EKOS has a different procedure for local server and remote server.
As for the server, it always runs, and the server passes the driver list to the client, thereby resolving conflicts in client configuration.

· About EKOS's profile editor module
If you change to a procedure that selects a server first and then selects a list loaded from the server, the procedure for the local server is the same as for the remote server. By using this operation method, even clients such as ASCOM wrapper can operate with client.

· About the INDI control panel
At present, setting and control items are mixed.
I think that confusion with EKOS will decrease by displaying only setting items like ASCOM.

By resolving the above, I think that the setting procedure will be standardized and confusion will be gone.

Please consider in future upgrading.

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Takito Nagai created a new topic ' Explanation of INDI, EKOS, KSTARS blog' in the forum. 2 weeks ago

In Japan, the appearance of StellaMate has increased the number of users who start INDI, EKOS, and KSTARS with RaspberryPi.

blogs.yahoo.co.jp/t_studio_astro/folder/605849.html

However, as many users were perplexed with the operation and setting, I described the setting and operation procedures on the blog.

Although it is a Japanese blog, you can read many parts by using a translation engine etc.
I hope it will be helpful to beginner's operation.

By noticing this blog, I noticed a factor that makes the setting procedure etc complicated.

Items noticed will be listed in the request list.

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Takito Nagai replied to the topic 'Valid Alternatives to rpi3b+' in the forum. 3 weeks ago

I have established an INDI environment for the following SBC and minicomputer for optimum mobile environment.
· RPi 3
· Orange Pi + 2
· NanoPi-M4
· Beelink AP 34
· Goal 1
Ultimately, PCs such as Arm type chipset and Atom chip do not have enough system device drivers for UBUNTU itself, and their functions do not seem to be sufficient. It takes time to solve it.

Beelink AP 34 was able to set the INDI environment most easily among the above.
Because this PC uses Intel's chipset, it took less time to install and setup the system device driver.
Probably Intel's NUC is the easiest to set up.

In the Arm system, I think it is easy for RPi 3 to build the most stable environment at the moment. (Next is NanoPi-M4)

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Takito Nagai replied to the topic 'NanoPi M4' in the forum. 4 weeks ago

With the 1.7.5 version upgrade, it seems that the problem with the driver has been fixed.

Only localization is not working.

Processing is fast and comfortable.

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Takito Nagai replied to the topic 'About Kstar & Ekos at ARM 64 (RK 3399)' in the forum. 4 weeks ago

It seems that the defect of the driver was fixed in this version upgrade.

Only localization is not working.

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Takito Nagai replied to the topic 'updated indi library' in the forum. 4 weeks ago

Apparently, the situation that I could not install was improved.

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Takito Nagai created a new topic ' Lack of indi-ssag' in the forum. 4 weeks ago

With 1.7.5 update indi - ssag becomes insufficient and indi - full can not be installed.

sudo apt-get install indi-ssag
sudo apt --fix-broken install
sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get dist-upgrade

I tried a command such as, but it was ineffective.

Is there a way to avoid it?

NanoPi-M 4 (arm 64 ubuntu 18.04)
Pi 3 (ubuntu 16.04)

It is the same condition in either environment.

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