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by waspie
13 Nov 2019, 15:58
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: Hardware Watchdog Reboots
Replies: 195
Views: 21696

Re: Hardware Watchdog Reboots

got it, well, that's not an issue i've ever had with mine so I'll be content if it stays that way.

thanks for the update.
by waspie
11 Nov 2019, 13:35
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: Hardware Watchdog Reboots
Replies: 195
Views: 21696

Re: Hardware Watchdog Reboots

I believe that's a request that's personal to his account.

I have Unifi APs as well, I'll be interested to see what this is about...
by waspie
01 Nov 2019, 15:45
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: Publish not working anymore
Replies: 25
Views: 1278

Re: Publish not working anymore

Can you try this test build: https://www.dropbox.com/s/7cbfjvg5ytlqczf/ESPEasy_mega-20191028-21-PR_2698.zip?dl=0 Please let me know if it does work and it would be great if you could do some more thorough testing so I can merge it for tomorrow's build. As a side note: Whatever has changed since 9/2...
by waspie
30 Oct 2019, 14:59
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: Publish not working anymore
Replies: 25
Views: 1278

Re: Publish not working anymore

thank you for resolving this TD-er
by waspie
11 Oct 2019, 15:16
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: publish MQTT will not work
Replies: 12
Views: 2723

Re: publish MQTT will not work

I've just compiled the October 3 release and all my MQTT publishes are jacked in openhab (related to this topic???) Formerly this worked fine: (rules) Publish /%sysname%/delta,[utilityMisc#delta] as seen by the broker: 2019-10-11 09:15:11.962 /utilityRoom/delta 0 As seen by openhab: 2019-10-11 09:15...
by waspie
06 Aug 2019, 15:17
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: %c_m2dhm%(%uptime%) does nothing
Replies: 6
Views: 2818

Re: %c_m2dhm%(%uptime%) does nothing

grovkillen wrote:
05 Aug 2019, 19:26
Sorry, you cannot use that in formula, only in rules.
could he use it in a rule and write the value to a dummy item and run the formula on the dummy?
by waspie
22 Jul 2019, 03:57
Forum: ESP Easy: Hardware
Topic: extra IO with PIR or distance snsor
Replies: 7
Views: 5094

Re: extra IO with PIR or distance snsor

I run a similar setup for my garage. My 2 door openers have reed switches at each end of the rail. I'm only really concerned with the ones at the "closed" end of the rail. I use an MCP23017 expander for additional inputs. I have a voltage divider that takes the 9v to about 3v and run those into the ...
by waspie
17 Jul 2019, 13:41
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: Rules Timer ignore
Replies: 4
Views: 3125

Re: Rules Timer ignore

did you define a controller?
by waspie
01 Jul 2019, 17:09
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: Hardware Watchdog Reboots
Replies: 195
Views: 21696

Re: Hardware Watchdog Reboots

For another data point: I have two units that I custom compile with about 7 plugins and all controllers. I use MQTT import and several dummy tasks and some with all 4 rulesets almost completely full with several timers. One has 4 dallas temp sensors and another has two ultrasonic sensors, a tsl2561,...
by waspie
23 Jun 2019, 03:27
Forum: ESP Easy: Projects / Applications
Topic: wemos D1 R2 + two HC-SR04
Replies: 9
Views: 6956

Re: wemos D1 R2 + two HC-SR04

Not all gpio ports seem to work right.
Are you making sure you use a voltage divider?
by waspie
20 Jun 2019, 21:43
Forum: ESP Easy: Projects / Applications
Topic: wemos D1 R2 + two HC-SR04
Replies: 9
Views: 6956

Re: wemos D1 R2 + two HC-SR04

hello, I tried to compil it with ATOM but I still have the same issue, only one is working .. I don't know if it's correct Capture.PNG or if you have already a compiled version ? thank you http://h8rs.com:5000/sharing/9pbu3JjWL This is built on 2.6 SDK3 for a 4m version with ONLY switch, dallas, mc...
by waspie
20 Jun 2019, 13:01
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: Hardware Watchdog Reboots
Replies: 195
Views: 21696

Re: Hardware Watchdog Reboots

TD-er wrote:
19 Jun 2019, 23:20
Very likely core 2.3.0

I still regret we made the change to core 2.4.x with so many changes that there's no way back.
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by waspie
18 Jun 2019, 13:10
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: Hardware Watchdog Reboots
Replies: 195
Views: 21696

Re: Hardware Watchdog Reboots

anecdotal evidence to the contrary: :lol: WOW! What have you done to achieve that? I can't get any of my units to stay up for more than a few hours, yet the same hardware with an alternative firmware that I won't mention here will stay up with no issues. probably sheer luck! i have other nodes of t...
by waspie
17 Jun 2019, 19:43
Forum: ESP Easy: Projects / Applications
Topic: wemos D1 R2 + two HC-SR04
Replies: 9
Views: 6956

Re: wemos D1 R2 + two HC-SR04

This was supposedly fixed a long time ago but it never really was. I've attached a copy of the sketch from last year that i slightly modified to work with whatever big architecture change they made around april of 2018 i think ( i don't remember). Anyway, replace the sketch with the same name with t...
by waspie
17 Jun 2019, 13:02
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: Hardware Watchdog Reboots
Replies: 195
Views: 21696

Re: Hardware Watchdog Reboots

anecdotal evidence to the contrary: :lol:
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by waspie
12 Jun 2019, 14:01
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: Hardware Watchdog Reboots
Replies: 195
Views: 21696

Re: Hardware Watchdog Reboots

On reboot/reconnect I send the dummy values that represent the switch/item states to openhab and openhab compares them to what they should be. for any item not in sync openhab then sends the command to change whatever item/switch back to ESPEasy. works pretty well. Say I have a switch that I control...
by waspie
10 Jun 2019, 13:00
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: Hardware Watchdog Reboots
Replies: 195
Views: 21696

Re: Hardware Watchdog Reboots

I'm thinking that I may have some idea what might be behind all these random Watchdog reboots. Some days ago I configured the 'System Info' plugin to report the uptime of all of my units to Domoticz (http) to let me see how often my units were rebooting. Since I did that the random reboots have def...
by waspie
04 Jun 2019, 02:58
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: Nextion display plugin
Replies: 480
Views: 120334

Re: Nextion display plugin

is this a software/hardware serial issue - as in, if using software serial the ESP misses the transmission from the Nextion? Top It's a known issue with soft serial. The problem should not occur if you are using hardware serial with the Nextion Plugin. - Thomas great :\ now i need to order new boar...
by waspie
03 Jun 2019, 03:25
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: Nextion display plugin
Replies: 480
Views: 120334

Re: Nextion display plugin

hey - do any of you guys using a nextion notice that sometimes you press the screen and it reacts but the ESP doesn't seem to register the press?

is this a software/hardware serial issue - as in, if using software serial the ESP misses the transmission from the Nextion?
by waspie
23 May 2019, 18:01
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: Core version
Replies: 11
Views: 1328

Re: Core version

I used the arduino IDE for the last couple years for ESPEasy but finally moved to POI a few months ago. It is considerably easier once its set up so rip the band-aid off and get it done Band-aid ripped! Ouch, still stinging lol! I wonder, is there a way to configure the vscode with platformio to ha...
by waspie
15 May 2019, 21:20
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: MQTT Publishing by boot
Replies: 14
Views: 933

Re: MQTT Publishing by boot

grovkillen wrote:
14 May 2019, 19:35
The command would then be

Event,pb01#onoff

mosquitto_pub -h 192.168.1.6 -t "/Lamp-0101/cmd" -m "Event,pb01#onoff"
i don't have to do this by mqtt import plugin?
by waspie
15 May 2019, 19:08
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: Core version
Replies: 11
Views: 1328

Re: Core version

I used the arduino IDE for the last couple years for ESPEasy but finally moved to POI a few months ago.

It is considerably easier once its set up so rip the band-aid off and get it done
by waspie
22 Apr 2019, 14:42
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: Comments on the new UI?
Replies: 17
Views: 1879

Re: Comments on the new UI?

looks good!
also, the sponsor links are a very good idea for you knowing that you're looking for money to continue the project.
I'm not normally one for ads but maybe make those stick out even more to draw attention to them :)
by waspie
27 Feb 2019, 02:41
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: ESP32 + Servo
Replies: 0
Views: 284

ESP32 + Servo

Could you bake in servo support for the ESP32 please? I've been using this library https://github.com/madhephaestus/ESP32Servo for a while without any issue All i do is #include it in the global (or custom, whatever) and comment out the undefining of the servo in the plugins helper. or is it in the ...
by waspie
28 Jan 2019, 13:25
Forum: ESP Easy: Hardware
Topic: My first PCB
Replies: 8
Views: 1029

Re: My first PCB

that's massive. looks like you'll be prepared for anything!
by waspie
17 Dec 2018, 16:03
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: What am I doing wrong with the ESP32 module?
Replies: 17
Views: 1591

Re: What am I doing wrong with the ESP32 module?

looks like its in flash mode?
by waspie
10 Dec 2018, 13:42
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: What is the new rules engine?
Replies: 1
Views: 452

What is the new rules engine?

Can't find any information about this ???
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by waspie
10 Dec 2018, 03:51
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: Nextion display plugin
Replies: 480
Views: 120334

Re: Nextion display plugin

I haven't updated my ESPs running my nextions for a long time since they were working ok. I used a recent release and now a ton of stuff isn't working right how do I sent commands to the nextion now? it used to be just as simple as nextion,dim=5 but that no longer is the case, how do i do this now? ...
by waspie
06 Dec 2018, 03:45
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: self compiling: 'Goto_Rules_Root' was not declared
Replies: 15
Views: 1502

Re: self compiling: 'Goto_Rules_Root' was not declared

here's the error i'm seeing:

WebServer_Rules:256:25: error: 'Goto_Rules_Root' was not declared in this scope

Goto_Rules_Root();
by waspie
05 Dec 2018, 21:32
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: self compiling: 'Goto_Rules_Root' was not declared
Replies: 15
Views: 1502

Re: self compiling: 'Goto_Rules_Root' was not declared

I self compile fairly regularly and I use 1.8.7 and I haven't had any troubles. I think I did one a couple days ago without issue... can you please try with last release? i try one month ago or a bit later without any problems...but with last release i find this error :( i copy paste the library in...
by waspie
05 Dec 2018, 21:18
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: self compiling: 'Goto_Rules_Root' was not declared
Replies: 15
Views: 1502

Re: self compiling: 'Goto_Rules_Root' was not declared

I self compile fairly regularly and I use 1.8.7 and I haven't had any troubles. I think I did one a couple days ago without issue...
by waspie
19 Nov 2018, 16:45
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: In search for more than 12 tasks / devices
Replies: 8
Views: 1050

Re: In search for more than 12 tasks / devices

mrwee wrote:
19 Nov 2018, 15:35
Hi,

Sorry for not being detailed enough, I only need inputs.
you could use an ESP32. 32 task are allowed there.
by waspie
31 Oct 2018, 12:31
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: Added Special Case to allow Servo to be disabled
Replies: 5
Views: 765

Re: Added Special Case to allow Servo to be disabled

scratch that, had to go back one more day to find it: jamestutton Added Special Case to allow Servo to be disabled … Servo Motors by default forcefully hold the desired position. This consumes power. In some cases for example to turn a value or open a latch once the position is set there may be no n...
by waspie
31 Oct 2018, 12:26
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: Added Special Case to allow Servo to be disabled
Replies: 5
Views: 765

Re: Added Special Case to allow Servo to be disabled

i don't see anything in the commits... but im not that good at deciphering what's going on in github. hopefully it releases the servo after some allotted amount of time after a movement.
by waspie
02 Oct 2018, 14:50
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: Syntax for OpenHAB folder
Replies: 3
Views: 565

Re: Syntax for OpenHAB folder

what is it you're trying to do? if you want to see what ESP is sending to MQTT so you know how to define your items in openhab then you can sub to mqtt like: mosquitto_sub -h IPofYOURbroker -t '#' and then get the ESP to send something. then you'll see exactly what's happening and you can transfer t...
by waspie
26 Sep 2018, 16:13
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: ESP32 stability
Replies: 3
Views: 1000

ESP32 stability

I temporarily retired my 2 ESP32 "mega" boards (i call them mega because im doing quite a lot with them) back in april or may due to serious stability problems. This required me to design a new esp8266 board and I was using those up until now. I recently compiled the current release (sep 23 2018?) a...
by waspie
17 Aug 2018, 19:47
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: MQTT : publish failed
Replies: 5
Views: 1918

Re: MQTT : publish failed

also, it sounds like you're trying to send commands *to* the esp via MQTT. you'll need the MQTT-Import plugin for that.
First you need to fix your other MQTT issues (see post above)
by waspie
08 Aug 2018, 21:42
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: EasyESP lost connection to MQTT server
Replies: 3
Views: 716

Re: EasyESP lost connection to MQTT server

My units have been dropping MQTT about once a day for many days now but I've never checked for the 0.0.0.0
at least with the mqtt#connected i can alert openhab to resend commands.

you're not alone
by waspie
30 Jul 2018, 14:49
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: Nextion display plugin
Replies: 480
Views: 120334

Re: Nextion display plugin

I'm an OH user as well (i've seen you post there thomas) and on my more critical ESP units I employ a watch dog. To be sure MQTT is working I "ping" the units every 5 minutes with an MQTT message and the ESP answers back via MQTT to be sure its receiving and sending. If there's no answer after two t...
by waspie
26 Jul 2018, 14:01
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: Trigger sensor reading
Replies: 2
Views: 503

Re: Trigger sensor reading

Yes you do a rule for that and trigger another task using TaskRun. Or you can just publish the current value when the switch is triggered. But you need to use rules either way. Yeah republish won't fit. If a switch changes it likely means the reading will change. taskrun...thanks, that'll probably ...
by waspie
26 Jul 2018, 13:46
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: Trigger sensor reading
Replies: 2
Views: 503

Trigger sensor reading

Is there a way to trigger a sensor reading besides just the time parameter in the device settings?

Say I'd like a switch that changes position to force an ultrasonic sensor to take a reading outside its regular 60 second timing.
Is that possible?
by waspie
26 Jul 2018, 01:39
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: Nextion display plugin
Replies: 480
Views: 120334

Re: Nextion display plugin

all good, the board i designed has pads so i can bridge them or put in resistors. thanks!
by waspie
25 Jul 2018, 18:03
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: Nextion display plugin
Replies: 480
Views: 120334

Re: Nextion display plugin

to take advantage of H/W serial using the pin swap option it needs to be wired like this, correct?
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by waspie
23 Jul 2018, 02:42
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: Nextion display plugin
Replies: 480
Views: 120334

Re: Nextion display plugin

Nice projects guys. Here are my 2 3.5" models. I have a few 2.4s in bedrooms for light/temp/vent control. In out main living room there are 4 (yeah, 4) small ceiling fan/lights. Previously, a single 3-way (2-way?) switch turned them on and off and you had to use pull chains at each fan to make adjus...
by waspie
19 Jul 2018, 14:47
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: Nextion display plugin
Replies: 480
Views: 120334

Re: Nextion display plugin

I designed this communication to put more of the thinking in the Nextion, but it also more or less causes more often changes in the Nextion. This is not very user friendly while there is no easy way to update Nextion. Therefore I mostly use the id's and let Rules and Domoticz do the thinking. The d...
by waspie
18 Jul 2018, 02:52
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: Nextion display plugin
Replies: 480
Views: 120334

Re: Nextion display plugin

I have a question about the Nextion display, maybe not the right place to ask but what version of the Nextion is most common for this plugin. I use the basic model. If I understand correctly I could have if/else/whatever statements on the nextion and the state of internal variables would determine ...
by waspie
17 Jul 2018, 16:21
Forum: ESP Easy: Hardware
Topic: Water flow sensor YF-S201C
Replies: 19
Views: 4001

Re: Water flow sensor YF-S201C

As an alternative idea: I'm using a pulse counter in one application but I didn't want so much data flowing so often to openhab over mqtt. I used a trinket to do the detection (or you could use it to do the math) and then turn a digital pin on/off when it met a given threshold. I then picked up this...
by waspie
17 Jul 2018, 16:17
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: Nextion display plugin
Replies: 480
Views: 120334

Re: Nextion display plugin

Hello, I have a question about the Nextion display, maybe not the right place to ask but what version of the Nextion is most common for this plugin. On the Itead site i see two versions, the Basic Model and the Enhanced Model. Enhanced has more memory and faster CPU. Most likely not necessary for w...
by waspie
17 Jul 2018, 16:13
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: Nextion display plugin
Replies: 480
Views: 120334

Re: Nextion display plugin

@BertB: Thanks for checking it. Let me know if any other issues come up. @Everyone: Would be great if there were others that could try it out. More feedback would be helpful. I found a CustomTaskSettings byte storage mistake in the Nextion Plugin. But fixing it did not solve the crash/brick when th...
by waspie
12 Jul 2018, 14:34
Forum: ESP Easy: Projects / Applications
Topic: MQTT input in rules
Replies: 16
Views: 3831

Re: MQTT input in rules

I don't know if that will work... It seems that this is just commands in the rule section. When I wrote button I mean a visual button in the browser. Sorry for the confusion. i don't think the espeasy is really meant to be used as a control panel (of sorts). it's more for setting up the device to c...