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Forum: DIY   02-03-2014, 07:16 PM
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Posted By AquaPorn
I'll let you know what I find. I'm at the...

I'll let you know what I find.

I'm at the Arduino forum as I don't know wether to increase or decrease the frequency of the pins.
Changing is pretty straight forward.

Truthfully, I've had...
Forum: DIY   02-03-2014, 05:58 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 13,521
Posted By AquaPorn
Hi Benjaf, Ok, so I'm seriously confused...

Hi Benjaf,

Ok, so I'm seriously confused now. I've been fiddling around, and I just can't get it to stop the jerky step up.
I don't understand why it's fine once, and then reverts back to...
Forum: DIY   01-29-2014, 06:02 PM
Replies: 99
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Posted By AquaPorn
I must be doing something wrong? It won't...

I must be doing something wrong? It won't initialize with .SetPoint().

Using the example sketch I added 8 channels each channel has 4 periods.
It works fine with AddPoint().

I changed all...
Forum: DIY   01-28-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 13,521
Posted By AquaPorn
Thanks Benjaf! Ok. I had no issues getting...

Thanks Benjaf!

Ok. I had no issues getting the new sketch up and running as written with 7 channels on 4 periods(points).
No Steps!!! Just even smooth linear increasing!

Now the tricky...
Forum: DIY   01-27-2014, 11:40 PM
Replies: 99
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Posted By AquaPorn
Lol!! Hi buddy. Ok. So, I'm looking over the...

Lol!! Hi buddy.

Ok. So, I'm looking over the new sketch. I'm sure I will get used to it, but it is still kind of greek to me.

Before I start trying to integrate this new sketch, and since you...
Forum: DIY   01-23-2014, 01:45 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 13,521
Posted By AquaPorn
Thanks Ben, I think you might be right about...

Thanks Ben,

I think you might be right about the code...actually I have no doubt you wouldn't steer me wrong.

Comfort...is pretty much the reason I haven't looked into changing to your new...
Forum: DIY   01-22-2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 13,521
Posted By AquaPorn
Alas Benjaf...you were right. I'm going to...

Alas Benjaf...you were right.

I'm going to have to hook it up to the serial port and try to trouble shoot it.

I changed it back to the old calculation. The new calculation with "progress" would...
Forum: DIY   01-19-2014, 02:52 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 13,521
Posted By AquaPorn
Hi Benjaf, Thanks for the code update, and...

Hi Benjaf,

Thanks for the code update, and the nudge in the right direction!

The new code compiled without issue.

Here's how you helped:
"How often is UpdateSun() method called when the...
Forum: DIY   01-18-2014, 06:11 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 13,521
Posted By AquaPorn
Thanks for taking the time to look! Too bad...

Thanks for taking the time to look!

Too bad there is not an obvious answer. However, you did give me an idea as to a possible solution.
I did not know about the bug in the original code about...
Forum: DIY   01-17-2014, 08:00 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 13,521
Posted By AquaPorn
I know..sorry. The light schedule is grouped...

I know..sorry.

The light schedule is grouped pretty close near the top of the sketch.

I do a function call UpdatateMatrix();
In the LED navigation code at the 'enter' buttons, and in the...
Forum: DIY   01-17-2014, 02:35 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 13,521
Posted By AquaPorn
Thanks for taking a look! Hopefully you can...

Thanks for taking a look!

Hopefully you can make heads or tails of it....I try to be neat, but it doesnt always work out.
Forum: DIY   01-17-2014, 03:26 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 13,521
Posted By AquaPorn
Hi Benjaf...yep it's me again. Just having...

Hi Benjaf...yep it's me again.

Just having an issue I can't seem to sort, and was hoping you could nudge me in the right direction.

Long story short I am having difficulties with the ramping up...
Forum: DIY   12-01-2013, 04:24 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 13,521
Posted By AquaPorn
Thanks again Benjaf! Got it completely...

Thanks again Benjaf!
Got it completely integrated with my UI. Thanks for taking the time to help me out.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Ldx0fuJl8s
Forum: DIY   11-24-2013, 08:05 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 13,521
Posted By AquaPorn
Awesome! Awesome! Awesome! Thank you so much...

Awesome! Awesome! Awesome!

Thank you so much for taking the time!!

One of the comments from the Arduino forum (I was trying not to bother you too much) stated I couldn't shortcut it the way I...
Forum: DIY   11-24-2013, 03:47 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 13,521
Posted By AquaPorn
Hi Benjaf, I've been wrestling around with...

Hi Benjaf,

I've been wrestling around with code, and I don't think I am any closer.

I posted the code on the Arduuino forum seeking help, and those guys are so f'n cryptic with their direction....
Forum: DIY   11-23-2013, 03:25 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 13,521
Posted By AquaPorn
I'm checking that out. Something odd...

I'm checking that out.

Something odd happening. I woke up in the middle of the night and all the blue LEDs were on?
This morning I turned on the LEDs to find all channels on??
Lol!

Maybe...
Forum: DIY   11-23-2013, 04:08 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 13,521
Posted By AquaPorn
Thanks for the help!! I am having an issue...

Thanks for the help!!

I am having an issue though. It's probably due to my lack of experience. A year ago I didn't even know what Arduino was, and never had any experience writing code until 10...
Forum: DIY   11-22-2013, 06:55 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 13,521
Posted By AquaPorn
I am 80% sure I can't do the math within the...

I am 80% sure I can't do the math within the matrix. I have changed the variable naming to:

sunMatrix[CHANNELS][0][Sunset_Hr] = RiseHour;
sunMatrix[CHANNELS][0][Sunset_Min] =...
Forum: DIY   11-22-2013, 02:48 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 13,521
Posted By AquaPorn
Hi Benjaf...I'm here to bother you again. I...

Hi Benjaf...I'm here to bother you again.

I am now trying to incorporate being able to set a start time from the GUI.
...
Forum: DIY   11-18-2013, 03:49 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 13,521
Posted By AquaPorn
Thanks Benjaf! I was able to code this quite...

Thanks Benjaf!

I was able to code this quite quickly with your help. EEPROM and all.

I am now able to set the Maximum lighting value from the TFT screen, and I won't lose settings if I lose...
Forum: DIY   11-15-2013, 07:15 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 13,521
Posted By AquaPorn
Thanks so much for the quick response, and...

Thanks so much for the quick response, and compliment.

Makes perfect sense to me now. You know...sometimes I get in a rut thinking a specific solution that I can't get by that, and I just need a...
Forum: DIY   11-15-2013, 04:32 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 13,521
Posted By AquaPorn
Hi....it's me again. I never got back to thank...

Hi....it's me again. I never got back to thank you for this code, or to let you know I got it up and running without any issues across 9 channels with 3 periods.

I've been running it as my default...
Forum: DIY   05-16-2013, 05:46 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 13,521
Posted By AquaPorn
Thanks for taking the time man... Yes I've...

Thanks for taking the time man...

Yes I've had that set up from the beginning.

#define CHANNELS 9
#define MAXPERIODS 3

Also changed

int lightValue [CHANNELS] = {0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0};
Forum: DIY   05-15-2013, 11:42 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 13,521
Posted By AquaPorn
Just a thought that might be my answer... ...

Just a thought that might be my answer...

The function is only finding 2 channels when I have 9. Now, I did not change the code and left it as it was originally written...which was for a 2 channel...
Forum: DIY   05-15-2013, 11:20 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 13,521
Posted By AquaPorn
Shoot....that's what I thought it was for. I...

Shoot....that's what I thought it was for. I guess I have to keep looking for the bug.

when I have the 5 designated only channels 8 & 9 will light when all nine should be.

back to the drawing...
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