Re: PMC-8 & ASCOM / 1 program at a time #iEXOS-100 #EXOS2

Jerry Hubbell - Explore Scientific VP Engineering

On Tue, Mar 16, 2021 at 03:22 PM, Andreas wrote:
but this workaround never was necessary. Very annoying
Hi Andreas, this is not a workaround, the PMC-Eight ASCOM driver is just a driver like many other drivers. It is not a server. In order to connect multiple ASCOM clients to a driver, you have to use some kind of ASCOM hub or server. POTH has been proven reliable over the past several years. 
Jerry Hubbell
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