Re: New PMC-Eight Firmware UPDATED STATUS #ExploreScientific #UniversalFirmware


Bryan McClanahan
 

I am attempting to update my G11-PMC8 unit an i am getting the same message  when I do a "get configuration": 


every time I select the G11 mount type and "set new configuration, it reverst to iEXOS100


11:54:45.252 
 
11:54:45.258 Sending Config String: ESSi1152000101040040040900060011010!
11:54:45.258 REBOOTING PMC-Eight System...
11:54:45.258 Initializing PMC-Eight ES20A01 Release 2021.04.13
11:54:45.258 ==================================================
11:54:45.273 Copyright 2013-2021 Explore Scientific LLC.
11:54:45.273 Copyright 2013-2021 Gerald R Hubbell
11:54:45.273 1010 South 48th Street, Springdale, AR 72762
11:54:45.289 PMC-Eight Support 1-866-252-3811
11:54:45.289 http://www.explorescientificusa.com
11:54:45.305 Portions of FIRMWARE covered by MIT LICENSE terms
11:54:45.305 --------------------------------------------------
11:54:45.320 Explore Scientific PMC-Eight Controller - Startup
11:54:45.320 BAUD Rate Value: P0 115200
11:54:45.320 WiFi Protocol: P2 TCP/IP
11:54:45.320 WiFi Chan Number: 11
11:54:45.336 Continuous Track with no Comms: P4 FALSE
11:54:45.336 RA Run on Boot: P5 Not Running
11:54:45.336 Hemisphere set to: P6 South
11:54:45.352 Guide Rate Fraction RA: P7.40
11:54:45.352 Guide Rate Fraction DEC: P8.40
11:54:45.352 Mount Type Designator: P9.0
11:54:45.367 Unit type: ES1A01CB20A01, ESP8266, DST4
11:54:45.367 Slew current: 900ma 
11:54:45.367 Track current: 600ma
11:54:45.367 Analog ST4 port detected
11:54:45.383 ST4 Port Enabled
11:54:45.383 UPDATE SUCCESSFUL!
11:54:45.383 BUSY! Please Wait...
11:54:51.587 
11:54:51.587 BUSY! Please Wait...
11:54:55.696 ESGi1152000000040040000900060011010!
11:54:55.696 Mount Type Error!:Please Select G11 or EXOS2 Mount
11:55:00.665 ESGi1152000000040040000900060011010!
11:55:00.665 Mount Type Error!:Please Select G11 or EXOS2 Mount
11:55:05.622 ESGi1152000000040040000900060011010!
11:55:05.625 Mount Type Error!:Please Select G11 or EXOS2 Mount

reboot and show splash yields this:

11:56:34.431 REBOOTING PMC-Eight System...
11:56:34.433 
 
11:56:38.384 ==================================================
11:56:38.399 Initializing PMC-Eight ES20A01 Release 2021.04.13
11:56:38.399 ==================================================
11:56:38.399 Copyright 2013-2021 Explore Scientific LLC.
11:56:38.414 Copyright 2013-2021 Gerald R Hubbell
11:56:38.414 1010 South 48th Street, Springdale, AR 72762
11:56:38.414 PMC-Eight Support 1-866-252-3811
11:56:38.430 http://www.explorescientificusa.com
11:56:38.430 Portions of FIRMWARE covered by MIT LICENSE terms
11:56:38.430 --------------------------------------------------
11:56:38.430 Explore Scientific PMC-Eight Controller - Startup
11:56:38.445 BAUD Rate Value: P0 115200
11:56:38.445 WiFi Protocol: P2 TCP/IP
11:56:38.445 WiFi Chan Number: 11
11:56:38.461 Continuous Track with no Comms: P4 FALSE
11:56:38.461 RA Run on Boot: P5 Not Running
11:56:38.461 Hemisphere set to: P6 South
11:56:38.461 Guide Rate Fraction RA: P7.40
11:56:38.476 Guide Rate Fraction DEC: P8.40
11:56:38.476 Mount Type Designator: P9.0
11:56:38.476 Unit type: ES1A01CB20A01, ESP8266, DST4
11:56:38.492 Slew current: 900ma 
11:56:38.492 Track current: 600ma
11:56:38.492 Analog ST4 port detected
 
 

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