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Forum: RDM Interpretation Questions April 23rd, 2013
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I think things would fall apart very rapidly if...

I think things would fall apart very rapidly if you allowed a device to have the same ID across multiple ports. How would you know when you received the DeviceInfo that it was not an update, change...
Forum: RDM Interpretation Questions April 23rd, 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 5,785
Posted By owaits
I realise we have to match our personalities and...

I realise we have to match our personalities and as said we store extra info in the personality to do this.

I am just trying to point out that there is a possibility that certain types of...
Forum: RDM Interpretation Questions April 23rd, 2013
Replies: 9
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Posted By owaits
This is the approach we have gone for at the...

This is the approach we have gone for at the moment. The media server sends a different model ID for each different type of layer. The console then uses the Manufacturer Id, Model Id,...
Forum: RDM Interpretation Questions April 22nd, 2013
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Posted By owaits
I will be at the plugfest on Thursday and Friday...

I will be at the plugfest on Thursday and Friday (maybe Saturday).
Forum: RDM Interpretation Questions April 22nd, 2013
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Posted By owaits
Real World Sub-Devices

We are scratching our heads here on how we should go about handling sub-devices. I will give you some scenarios and also mention how we intend to handle them. If anyone has a device which supports...
Forum: RDMnet (BSR E1.33) Draft Standard General Discussion January 16th, 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 5,167
Posted By owaits
If you want a managed implementation then here is...

If you want a managed implementation then here is a link to an open source library that contains a c# implementation of SLP.

http://acn.codeplex.com
Forum: RDMnet (BSR E1.33) Draft Standard General Discussion September 27th, 2012
Replies: 8
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Posted By owaits
My answer is yes the standard should protect the...

My answer is yes the standard should protect the user. The reason is that even if one implementation is bad the user will see the whole standard as bad and simply not use it. I think you are wrong if...
Forum: RDMnet (BSR E1.33) Draft Standard General Discussion September 25th, 2012
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Posted By owaits
Coming from a console manufacturers point of view...

Coming from a console manufacturers point of view this concerns me. It is not so much the person who knows what he is doing but the person who does not but then has to either take over the same rig...
Forum: RDMnet (BSR E1.33) Draft Standard General Discussion September 25th, 2012
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Posted By owaits
RDMNet Draft

Finally managed to have a first read of the draft and impressed by some of the improvements. Initial reaction though is that it has got way more complex (which worries me). I have some questions from...
Forum: RDMnet (BSR E1.33) Draft Standard General Discussion August 23rd, 2012
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Posted By owaits
Generating UId on PC Platform

I have not seen this discussed anywhere else so thought I would raise it. What are peoples thoughts on generating RDM UIDs within PC software. With devices such as a moving head it is relatively easy...
Forum: RDMnet (BSR E1.33) Draft Standard General Discussion August 2nd, 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 8,041
Posted By owaits
I am happy to update the codeplex project to the...

I am happy to update the codeplex project to the 2nd draft edition. Is it possible for me to get my hands on it now?

In response to the original post, the RdmSnoop example has dual support for...
Forum: RDM General Implementation Discussion April 25th, 2012
Replies: 19
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Posted By owaits
My feeling is that if Identify is expected to...

My feeling is that if Identify is expected to timeout there should be a parameter in the packet to specify the timeout. Without this parameter it should wait till the Off command is sent.
...
Forum: RDM General Implementation Discussion April 25th, 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 6,578
Posted By owaits
I will be bringing my implementation of the...

I will be bringing my implementation of the sub-devices along to the conference so will lookforward to chatting more then.
Forum: RDM Marketplace Discussion April 24th, 2012
Replies: 3
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Posted By owaits
Would someone be able to add a link to this from...

Would someone be able to add a link to this from the main rdmprotocol.org site? The current list on the site is lacking allot of info such as model id.

Some thoughts as this list is crucial to...
Forum: RDMnet (BSR E1.33) Draft Standard General Discussion April 24th, 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 8,041
Posted By owaits
Yes I will be there on Thursday, looking forward...

Yes I will be there on Thursday, looking forward to it.
Forum: RDMnet (BSR E1.33) Draft Standard General Discussion April 23rd, 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 8,041
Posted By owaits
There is a sample application called RdmSnoop in...

There is a sample application called RdmSnoop in the C# ACN project I have been working on. It will perform some controller functionality such as searching for nodes and obtaining information about...
Forum: RDM General Implementation Discussion January 6th, 2012
Replies: 11
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Posted By owaits
I am not sure I understand why this would be a...

I am not sure I understand why this would be a better approach. It seems to me that standard sub-devices are perfect for a media server application with multiple layers. Does not going down the...
Forum: RDM General Implementation Discussion January 6th, 2012
Replies: 11
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Posted By owaits
I have a working beta now so if you wanted some...

I have a working beta now so if you wanted some software to test with I can give you a copy. If you contact me separately then I will give you details on how to get the beta (that goes for anyone...
Forum: RDM General Implementation Discussion January 4th, 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 6,578
Posted By owaits
The actual sub devices I am using are as follows:...

The actual sub devices I am using are as follows:

Master (3 Channels)
Audio Layer (6 Channels)
Layer 1 (30 Channels)
Layer 2 (30 Channels)
Layer 3 (30 Channels)
Layer 4 (30 Channels)

It...
Forum: RDM General Implementation Discussion January 4th, 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 6,578
Posted By owaits
Sub-Device Personalities

So I have found a post which answers my first question, can sub-devices have different personalities to which the answer is yes. My second questions is how should you report the personality index and...
Forum: RDM General Implementation Discussion October 14th, 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 4,039
Posted By owaits
Would using angle not make it difficult for the...

Would using angle not make it difficult for the software to display it as a Lat / Long and use it? Splitting it up sounds sensible.

I do not know of any lighting device that have GPS but think it...
Forum: RDM General Implementation Discussion October 14th, 2011
Replies: 1
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Posted By owaits
DEVICE_TAGS

I am proposing that we add a new packets called DEVICE_TAGS. This will allow the user to add textual tags to a fixture which could be used for the purpose of identifying the fixture. The tags would...
Forum: RDM General Implementation Discussion October 14th, 2011
Replies: 2
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Posted By owaits
SENS_GPS

Can I suggest that we add a new sensor type called GPS. This will report the Latitude and Longitude position of the device.

It would also involve adding new unit types for Latitude and Longitude.
Forum: RDM General Implementation Discussion September 19th, 2011
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Posted By owaits
That is exactly what I am after, thank you!

That is exactly what I am after, thank you!
Forum: RDM General Implementation Discussion September 16th, 2011
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Posted By owaits
RDM Icon

Is there an official RDM icon that I can use in my software to indicate that it supports RDM and to point them to settings etc. It would be nice to use something that was recognisable across the...
Forum: RDM General Implementation Discussion September 14th, 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 4,134
Posted By owaits
When will it next be going into public review? I...

When will it next be going into public review? I might have forgotten about it by then :)

I think it is applicable to moving lights. I often turn up to rigs once the fixtures have been hung and...
Forum: RDM General Implementation Discussion September 14th, 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 4,134
Posted By owaits
IDENTIFY_ORIENTATION

I am not quite sure how you go about requesting new things to be added to RDM so I am posting here with the hope that someone will point me in the right direction.

Walking around PLASA this year...
Forum: RDMnet (BSR E1.33) Draft Standard General Discussion August 30th, 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 5,479
Posted By owaits
Thanks, makes sense now. Another related...

Thanks, makes sense now.

Another related question is whether you should send the start discovery command and then wait a period of time before requesting the device list or poll the device for...
Forum: RDMnet (BSR E1.33) Draft Standard General Discussion August 30th, 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 5,479
Posted By owaits
I had wondered whether it had something to do...

I had wondered whether it had something to do with proxies but then I read this line in the RDM standard which threw me.



Section 7 refers to discovery which is not part of E1.33.

The RDM...
Forum: RDMnet (BSR E1.33) Draft Standard General Discussion August 30th, 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 5,479
Posted By owaits
Next Question on Discovery

I have read through the draft many times to answer this question as well as the RDM standard but still have no answer to this question. I am sure I must be missing something.

How do you discover...
Forum: RDM Interpretation Questions August 28th, 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 3,857
Posted By owaits
SD_COLOR_SEMAPHORE Mistake?

I was wondering if SD_COLOR_SEMAPHORE = 0x210 in Table C-2 is a mistake. The previous value is 0x0209 so it should be 0x020A.

If it is a mistake is it likely to be corrected or will it stay as it...
Forum: RDMnet (BSR E1.33) Draft Standard General Discussion August 27th, 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 6,097
Posted By owaits
Some questions and comments

Some of these I will submit in my feedback form but thought I would leave them here for others to see and discuss. Most are questions though.

1) The SLP scope is listed as ACN_DEFAULT when it...
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