Re: [Emc-users] NML communication --> Raspberry

2017-07-21 Thread Erik Christiansen
On 21.07.17 11:36, Nicklas Karlsson wrote: > I have been thinking about the beagle bone as a real time computer but > still want an ordinary computer as a user interface and this. Offloading the UI from the beaglebone makes it an even finer RT platform, I figure. The intermediate of the three

Re: [Emc-users] NML communication

2017-07-21 Thread Nicklas Karlsson
On Fri, 21 Jul 2017 23:10:31 +0200 Frederic RIBLE wrote: > On 19/07/2017 20:01, Nicklas Karlsson wrote: > > GUI on one computer and real time on other machine. > I am using Machinekit exactly for that purpose. With 0MQ protocol ?

Re: [Emc-users] Progress, if I spell it right

2017-07-21 Thread Gene Heskett
On Friday 21 July 2017 11:13:34 dave wrote: > On 07/21/2017 07:31 AM, Gene Heskett wrote: > > On Friday 21 July 2017 10:16:27 dave wrote: > > > > Except Gene wrote: > >>> But another problem I have mentioned previously ate my lunch, > >>> about 2 hours and some material yesterday while making the

Re: [Emc-users] NML communication

2017-07-21 Thread Nicklas Karlsson
> On 19/07/2017 20:01, Nicklas Karlsson wrote: > > GUI on one computer and real time on other machine. > I am using Machinekit exactly for that purpose. > Look at my retrofit using an Android tablet for the GUI: > https://youtu.be/LnJv07yeGt0?t=2m You use beagle bone? > I am not yet fully

Re: [Emc-users] NML communication

2017-07-21 Thread Frederic RIBLE
On 19/07/2017 20:01, Nicklas Karlsson wrote: GUI on one computer and real time on other machine. I am using Machinekit exactly for that purpose. Look at my retrofit using an Android tablet for the GUI: https://youtu.be/LnJv07yeGt0?t=2m I am not yet fully satisfied by this setup: this is a low

Re: [Emc-users] Progress, if I spell it right

2017-07-21 Thread Sebastian Kuzminsky
On 07/21/2017 10:28 AM, Ken Strauss wrote: Of course it is the operator's responsibility to do the right thing and I hate software that makes it difficult/impossible to make my own decisions. That said, an undo button would be really nice! An undo stack for touch-off would be a good addition

Re: [Emc-users] Progress, if I spell it right

2017-07-21 Thread Ken Strauss
> -Original Message- > From: John Kasunich [mailto:jmkasun...@fastmail.fm] > Sent: Friday, July 21, 2017 12:00 PM > To: emc-users@lists.sourceforge.net > Subject: Re: [Emc-users] Progress, if I spell it right > > > > On Fri, Jul 21, 2017, at 08:56 AM, Gene Heskett wrote: > > But another

Re: [Emc-users] Progress, if I spell it right

2017-07-21 Thread John Kasunich
On Fri, Jul 21, 2017, at 08:56 AM, Gene Heskett wrote: > But another problem I have mentioned previously ate my lunch, about 2 > hours and some material yesterday while making the first 8 brass screws > for the rear of the spindle spider. Axis couples the 4 motion keys to > the two teeny

Re: [Emc-users] Progress, if I spell it right

2017-07-21 Thread dave
On 07/21/2017 07:31 AM, Gene Heskett wrote: On Friday 21 July 2017 10:16:27 dave wrote: Except Gene wrote: But another problem I have mentioned previously ate my lunch, about 2 hours and some material yesterday while making the first 8 brass screws for the rear of the spindle spider. Axis

Re: [Emc-users] Progress, if I spell it right

2017-07-21 Thread Gene Heskett
On Friday 21 July 2017 10:16:27 dave wrote: Except Gene wrote: > > But another problem I have mentioned previously ate my lunch, about > > 2 hours and some material yesterday while making the first 8 brass > > screws for the rear of the spindle spider. Axis couples the 4 motion > > keys to the two

Re: [Emc-users] Progress, if I spell it right

2017-07-21 Thread dave
On 07/21/2017 05:56 AM, Gene Heskett wrote: On Friday 21 July 2017 02:25:50 Phillip Carter wrote: Seems like a problem in jessie Interesting. My take on it is that its something related to the initial key assignments in the .ini file, where

Re: [Emc-users] Encoder supply voltage

2017-07-21 Thread dave
On 07/20/2017 09:53 PM, Erik Christiansen wrote: On 20.07.17 08:39, dave wrote: A few weeks ago when I was having motion problems someone suggested I check the supply voltage to the encoder. It turns out to be 4.8 V. The power supply was an 85 w pico , the little card that plugs into the 24

Re: [Emc-users] Progress, if I spell it right

2017-07-21 Thread Gene Heskett
On Friday 21 July 2017 02:25:50 Phillip Carter wrote: > Seems like a problem in jessie > > Interesting. My take on it is that its something related to the initial key assignments in the .ini file, where one can scramble the key vs axis moved.

Re: [Emc-users] NML communication

2017-07-21 Thread Nicklas Karlsson
> On 07/20/2017 07:14 AM, Nicklas Karlsson wrote: > > On Thu, 20 Jul 2017 12:53:15 +0100 > > Les Newell wrote: > > > >> I tried Machinekit fairly recently and managed to run GUI and control on > >> separate simulated machines but it was a little flaky. > > 0MQ is pretty

Re: [Emc-users] NML communication --> Raspberry

2017-07-21 Thread Nicklas Karlsson
On Thu, 20 Jul 2017 23:48:22 -0500 Jon Elson wrote: > On 07/20/2017 07:19 AM, Les Newell wrote: > > From what I research I have done the Raspberry is more > > than a little problematic. The Beagle Bone seems to be the > > board of choice for Machinekit. I looked into

Re: [Emc-users] Progress, if I spell it right

2017-07-21 Thread Phillip Carter
Seems like a problem in jessie On 20/7/17 11:20 pm, Gene Heskett wrote: On Thursday 20 July 2017 03:41:17 Chris Albertson wrote: Gene, Try h, j, k, l keys if the arrow keys don't work.VI was created LONG ago back when arrow keys were a