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by Wiki
22 Jul 2019, 12:35
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: Power consumption
Replies: 25
Views: 1017

Re: Power consumption

Just scroll up to my original post #11 and use the original link. Don't know what irfanaslam did to change the original link....
by Wiki
09 Jul 2019, 20:56
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: Power consumption
Replies: 25
Views: 1017

Re: Power consumption

[...] - Disable any existing USB-serial adapter (also mentioned in the link posted by dynamicdave) - Use a FET with low quiescent current to switch on any sensor (does take an extra GPIO pin from the ESP to trigger the FET) [...] Disconnecting the USB-serial adapter is one of the most effective way...
by Wiki
09 Jul 2019, 11:30
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: Power consumption
Replies: 25
Views: 1017

Re: Power consumption

Based on this post of ligeza I did some rough research on optimizing power consumption of a wemos D1 and posted the details of modifications and results here . After these modifications using just one 2800 mAh Liion battery gives a battery cycle of up to 70-90 days publishing the data of a BMP280 ev...
by Wiki
28 Jun 2019, 11:43
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: Hardware Watchdog Reboots
Replies: 101
Views: 7054

Re: Hardware Watchdog Reboots

[...] {EDIT} I just spotted that my Sonoff unit running ESP_Easy_mega-20180522_normal_ESP8285_1024.bin has just rebooted! Isn't this supposed to be the reliable one? The display shows: Local Time 2019-06-26 14:16:20 Uptime 0 days 0 hours 37 minutes Load 7% (LC=11703) Free Mem 18288 (16912 - sendCon...
by Wiki
24 Jun 2019, 18:38
Forum: ESP Easy: Hardware
Topic: Solar connector suggestions ?
Replies: 2
Views: 1586

Re: Solar connector suggestions ?

I don't know what exactly you are talking about because I don't have any idea what a solar panel antenna is.

But for outdoor power- and sensor connections I have best experiences with these plugs
by Wiki
24 Jun 2019, 18:28
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: Will a Wemos D1 Mini connect to a Class-A network?
Replies: 2
Views: 1283

Re: Will a Wemos D1 Mini connect to a Class-A network?

Since 1 1/2 year I have one device connecting every 20 minutes (awaking from deep sleep) to a Class-A network - no problems at all noticed.
by Wiki
23 Jun 2019, 23:32
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: Hardware Watchdog Reboots
Replies: 101
Views: 7054

Re: Hardware Watchdog Reboots

TD-er wrote:
23 Jun 2019, 23:02
[...]
The commit you mentioned, about changing yield() to backgroundtask() is included in 20180916, so if you can test that build, that would be great.
Öööhm, 20180916 is deleted :mrgreen:

But I will try a later one.
by Wiki
23 Jun 2019, 23:25
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: Hardware Watchdog Reboots
Replies: 101
Views: 7054

Re: Hardware Watchdog Reboots

@georgep Nice to see you joining the party, I think your'e welcome. Recommendation: Don't put efforts in flashing devices and let them run if they have nothing to do. You will need at least some network traffic and some sensors to get an unstable device. Example from one node out of my node mesh: Un...
by Wiki
23 Jun 2019, 18:49
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: Hardware Watchdog Reboots
Replies: 101
Views: 7054

Re: Hardware Watchdog Reboots

@TD-er: Don't misunderstand: In the past you were several times repeating, that the wd-issue began at the time when you were upgrading the development environment from 2.3 to 2.4. Thats not 100% true, the release of 22.05.2018 is built with core 2.4.1. I know, that getting the point where the proble...
by Wiki
23 Jun 2019, 15:58
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: Hardware Watchdog Reboots
Replies: 101
Views: 7054

Re: Hardware Watchdog Reboots

Uptime of 17h or 20h are no sign to have found a solution. Unbenannt.JPG Currently used build: Unbenannt1.JPG The graph shows the uptime in minutes of a device, Wemos D1, INA219, DS18B20, MQTT to Domoticz, http to another server, connected to the other esp. As you can see, randomly the device is run...
by Wiki
23 Jun 2019, 12:56
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: Hardware Watchdog Reboots
Replies: 101
Views: 7054

Re: Hardware Watchdog Reboots

Sorry, but flashing a version of 2019 will result in wd reboots again. The developers are assuming that the change from 2.3.0 to 2.4.0 is the reason for especially this problem, but thats not true.

...but nobody believes me.....
by Wiki
23 Jun 2019, 12:32
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: Hardware Watchdog Reboots
Replies: 101
Views: 7054

Re: Hardware Watchdog Reboots

I'm sorry, I can't get a screenshot uploaded, getting the message "Sorry, the board attachment quota has been reached."

The core version of the release 2018-05-22 is definitely 2.4.1
by Wiki
23 Jun 2019, 12:30
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: Hardware Watchdog Reboots
Replies: 101
Views: 7054

Re: Hardware Watchdog Reboots

[...] About the mentioned 20-ish March 2018 build. I am pretty sure it is core 2.3.0 on that one. That's when all the trouble started, when I did change too many things at once and thus lost track of causes. [...] [...] The version they were running on before was dated on 22nd of May 2018 - without...
by Wiki
22 Jun 2019, 14:34
Forum: ESP Easy: General Discussion
Topic: Hardware Watchdog Reboots
Replies: 101
Views: 7054

Re: Hardware Watchdog Reboots

I did update almost all of my nodes early in January and the watchdog timeouts began instantly. The version they were running on before was dated on 22nd of May 2018 - without any wd timeouts and uptimes of >100 days. The only hint of this version was, that the resolution of the Dallas snsors was no...
by Wiki
18 Jun 2019, 11:34
Forum: ESP Easy: Projects / Applications
Topic: ESPEasy to guard meter-box
Replies: 19
Views: 2135

Re: ESPEasy to guard meter-box

An useful UPS for the Raspi you find here: https://m.reichelt.de/raspberry-pi-usv- ... 69883.html. I am uwing it for a clean shutdown of the Raspi in my car.
by Wiki
03 Jun 2019, 22:25
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: Nextion display plugin
Replies: 472
Views: 102957

Re: Nextion display plugin

Using softserial was no way to get the communication reliable. I disabled the serial log to get the standard RX/TX pins of my Wemos D1 free, connected the Nextion and configured the Nextion plugin accordingly, set to 57600 bd, no playing around with transistor, at least rock solid stable.
by Wiki
30 May 2019, 13:53
Forum: ESP Easy: Hardware
Topic: GPS P082 update rate
Replies: 8
Views: 378

Re: GPS P082 update rate

muppet96 wrote:
29 May 2019, 16:35
Thanks very much for all the effort you put into it and for sharing it. It's greatly appreciated.
Hi,
first of all a "welcome to the forum"
[OT on]
I have no relation to the developers, but let me gently ask the question: Did you read this already?
[/OT off]
by Wiki
15 May 2019, 13:54
Forum: ESP Easy: Hardware
Topic: Temperature sensors - which are most precise?
Replies: 10
Views: 593

Re: Temperature sensors - which are most precise?

Having a look at your Prototyping I would recommend to bring the sensors into clean, circulating air. Means at least a distance of 20cm or more to every concrete object. The way you have placed the different sensors is not suitable to get reliable data. Before comparing the readings you should give ...
by Wiki
15 May 2019, 11:11
Forum: ESP Easy: Hardware
Topic: Solar Power Supply
Replies: 23
Views: 1379

Re: Solar Power Supply

These kind of boosters are consuming a lot of power even in idle. Better use a 6V rated solar panel and just attach the TP4056. If possible use the deep sleep, use the eco option of the current ESP Easy (Tools/Advanced section) and apply some modifications like described here: https://www.letscontro...
by Wiki
15 May 2019, 10:41
Forum: ESP Easy: Hardware
Topic: Solar Power Supply
Replies: 23
Views: 1379

Re: Solar Power Supply

Booster makes no sense because if the solarpanel delivers not enough power for the TP4056 it will not deliver enough power for a booster either.
by Wiki
02 May 2019, 14:45
Forum: ESP Easy: Projects / Applications
Topic: water level with ultrasonic distance meter - error readings
Replies: 15
Views: 1074

Re: water level with ultrasonic distance meter - error readings

[...] Arm with float and potentiometer to measure angle of this arm and calculate distance. [...] I think using a potentiometer will be problematic due to rough environment causing corrosion. Better way would be to use a MPU 6050 or similar in a sealed box for measuring the angle of the floating arm.
by Wiki
13 Apr 2019, 12:31
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: Issue in Rules and sendtohttp
Replies: 11
Views: 495

Re: Issue in Rules and sendhttp

I don’t know if it works, but you can try.the following:
Download your rule to a.file
Open it using an editor
Put the SendToHTTP into one line without line wrap, save it
Goto http://<your ip>/upload and save the textfile to your device
by Wiki
10 Apr 2019, 10:23
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: Access Device Info via Raspberry Pi
Replies: 20
Views: 1162

Re: Access Device Info via Raspberry Pi

Now you know, what I was talking about :mrgreen:
by Wiki
09 Apr 2019, 21:16
Forum: ESP Easy: Hardware
Topic: Sonoff POW + Hardware Watchdog
Replies: 17
Views: 856

Re: Sonoff POW + Hardware Watchdog

The new engine is still in development. But you can fill every rule set up to 2048 bytes with event handlings. In the past there has been an issue with corrupting the rule set while saving if its bigger than app. 1K. So have a look if the rules are saved correctly.
by Wiki
09 Apr 2019, 17:40
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: Access Device Info via Raspberry Pi
Replies: 20
Views: 1162

Re: Access Device Info via Raspberry Pi

To simply store the data on my Raspi I have chosen to write a small php script (Apache server is installed) and placed it under /var/www/html/Data.php. Example: <?php isset($_GET['value1']) ? $value1=$_GET['value1'] : $value1=''; isset($_GET['value2']) ? $value2=$_GET['value2'] : $value2=''; $jetzt ...
by Wiki
09 Apr 2019, 11:41
Forum: ESP Easy: Hardware
Topic: Sonoff POW + Hardware Watchdog
Replies: 17
Views: 856

Re: Sonoff POW + Hardware Watchdog

Probably you shouldtry the actual nightly build. Looks like there happened something:
[RTC user var] Store read values in RTC memory to survive crash
by Wiki
08 Apr 2019, 21:00
Forum: ESP Easy: Hardware
Topic: Sonoff POW + Hardware Watchdog
Replies: 17
Views: 856

Re: Sonoff POW + Hardware Watchdog

Hi, sorry, but no, you havn't a logic like the one i posted. In your case you still depend on an event outside of the relay state, on the button. If you switch the GPIO 12 over network or however you won't notice this by using the button event. But never mind if you already tried a similar way which...
by Wiki
08 Apr 2019, 14:19
Forum: ESP Easy: Hardware
Topic: Sonoff POW + Hardware Watchdog
Replies: 17
Views: 856

Re: Sonoff POW + Hardware Watchdog

Hi, with your first rule you will loose the data of the task "Calculation" anyway, System#Boot will be triggered on warm boot, too. Instead of setting the variable for the relay state depending on a timer you should use the event Relay1#State which is fired by changing the relay state to save the se...
by Wiki
03 Apr 2019, 23:40
Forum: ESP Easy: Hardware
Topic: Blitzwolf BW-SHP6
Replies: 9
Views: 2938

Re: Blitzwolf BW-SHP6

I changed the flash from 1MB to 4 MB (Winbond) I used a new flash for SonOFF (ESP_Easy_mega-20190301_hard_SONOFF_POW_4M.bin) And it works :) Eehm, how did you add a 4M Winbond to a 8285 which is as far as I know the chip of the Blitzwolf? Do you have something like a picture? @kimote: thats exactly...
by Wiki
24 Mar 2019, 21:06
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: Ping Plugin
Replies: 25
Views: 3854

Re: Ping Plugin

You're my hero, works. Thank you.

If you stay one time in DE just come along, I'll buy you a beer (or two).
by Wiki
24 Mar 2019, 17:02
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: Ping Plugin
Replies: 25
Views: 3854

Re: Ping Plugin

mahodk wrote:
24 Mar 2019, 16:24
Was this plugin ever added to the official release?
[...]
No, thats why I was asking for a modified binary. The plugin still is on playground. My coding skills are not sufficient either, even in the past I was not able to get a running environment to compile myself.
by Wiki
24 Mar 2019, 16:58
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: Ping Plugin
Replies: 25
Views: 3854

Re: Ping Plugin

@enesbcs: "Temperature Thermocouple " doesn't work, there is no chip available to be chosen. Thermo1.JPG The plugin I was using before is named "Environment Thermocouple", there you get a dropdown to choose the chip. Thermo2.JPG But don't put too much efforts in it, I personally am fine with the fou...
by Wiki
24 Mar 2019, 12:11
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: Ping Plugin
Replies: 25
Views: 3854

Re: Ping Plugin

Hi,

you're the best. Pinging four devices works like a charme. Thank you.

Only thing thats missing now is the max6675.
by Wiki
21 Mar 2019, 16:01
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: Ping Plugin
Replies: 25
Views: 3854

Re: Ping Plugin

Hi, works pretty good, tested with the custom bin posted before. I want to try to get more stability on four critical nodes concerning the WD timeout reboots following the recommendation of TD-er on github. On the device I want to use for continuous pings I need the max6675 plugin, too. Is there any...
by Wiki
18 Feb 2019, 02:13
Forum: ESP Easy: Hardware
Topic: ESP Easy 0.96" OLED set contrast with a button on NodeMCU
Replies: 3
Views: 378

Re: ESP Easy 0.96" OLED set contrast with a button on NodeMCU

Yes, it is possible at all, pretty easy using the rules functionality of espeasy. Sorry, at this daytime I'm too tired to post a detailed example using a button, just a short example how to set the contrast depending on daytime: On Clock#Time=All,21:00 do OLEDFRAMEDCMD,low endon On Clock#Time=All,19...
by Wiki
17 Feb 2019, 19:23
Forum: ESP Easy: Hardware
Topic: Blitzwolf BW-SHP6
Replies: 9
Views: 2938

Re: Blitzwolf BW-SHP6

Due to the fact that I am one of your patreons and that I love espeasy I can understand your answer - you have a pretty ambitious goal and my respect. But its a pitty that one has to change to Tasmota for using these very useful devices. The BW-SHP2 e.g. is able to switch 3.6kW (!) and is therefore ...
by Wiki
30 Jan 2019, 11:43
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: (solved) use enable RX TX GPios for esp01S 8266
Replies: 3
Views: 329

Re: use enable RX TX GPios for esp01S 8266

Just go to Tools/Advanced and disable the serial port, so you will have the GPIO1 and GPIO3 available for your own application.
by Wiki
29 Jan 2019, 11:02
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: New rules engine
Replies: 4
Views: 743

Re: New rules engine

OK, I'll try and will report.
by Wiki
29 Jan 2019, 01:04
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: New rules engine
Replies: 4
Views: 743

Re: New rules engine

Thank you, now the example works, the naming convention makes sence in this case. But if I define my own event named "startwatering" to trigger it by http://<ip>/control?cmd=event,startwatering=1 how do I have to name the rule that it is saved without the formats error message and is running afterwa...
by Wiki
28 Jan 2019, 12:59
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: New rules engine
Replies: 4
Views: 743

New rules engine

Hi, I am trying to get the new rules engine to run. - Adding new event named rule#1 - putting inside a rule, e.g. on Clock#Time=All,**:*0 do Publish domoticz/in,{"idx":53,"nvalue":0,"svalue":"%uptime%"} endon - submitting, file "rules/rule/1.txt" is created - nothing happens, I can see. edit and del...
by Wiki
24 Jan 2019, 12:36
Forum: ESP Easy: Hardware
Topic: Blitzwolf BW-SHP6
Replies: 9
Views: 2938

Re: Blitzwolf BW-SHP6

Aditional info:

I have found the pinout of the ESP used in this smart plug here: https://github.com/arendst/Sonoff-Tasmo ... template.h

Just search the file for Blitzwolf.

I am sorry, but my coding skills are not good enough to start programming by myself.
by Wiki
23 Jan 2019, 18:36
Forum: ESP Easy: Hardware
Topic: Blitzwolf BW-SHP6
Replies: 9
Views: 2938

Blitzwolf BW-SHP6

Today I received two of these devices: https://www.banggood.com/BlitzWolf-BW-SHP6-EU-Plug-Metering-Version-WIFI-Smart-Socket-220V-240V-10A-Work-with-Amazon-Alexa-p-1356981.html?rmmds=search&cur_warehouse=CN I ordered them just for curiosity. After having managed to flash them using 1M flash size ESP...
by Wiki
23 Jan 2019, 11:28
Forum: ESP Easy: Hardware
Topic: DS18b20 hard reset ?
Replies: 1
Views: 258

Re: DS18b20 hard reset ?

The GPIO pins of the ESP8266 can easily power the few µA the Dallas needs. So I would solder the VCC pin of the Dallas to a free GPIO configured as output high and reset them by pulling the pin to low using a pulse. In my network I have several DS18B20 running using parasite power, no problems at al...
by Wiki
18 Jan 2019, 11:28
Forum: ESP Easy: Hardware
Topic: ESP01 PUYA
Replies: 2
Views: 420

Re: ESP01 PUYA

Hi,

did you try one of the firmwares from the past which still included a puya build e.g. 20181008?
by Wiki
10 Jan 2019, 20:50
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: Nextion display plugin
Replies: 472
Views: 102957

Re: Nextion display plugin

....But the transistor is not intended to convert the logic level. It is a buffer that is used to ensure that the ESP8266 can boot-up. Without it there is a strong chance the ESP8266 will hang on a reset. Oh yes, you are right, now I remember. Sometimes there are some benefits in the procedure firs...
by Wiki
10 Jan 2019, 16:52
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: Nextion display plugin
Replies: 472
Views: 102957

Re: Nextion display plugin

Hi,
RXD2 has to be connected to TX Nextion, TXD2 to RX Nextion.
I don't use a transistor due to the fact that the signals of the Nextion are 3.3V.
by Wiki
09 Jan 2019, 01:04
Forum: ESP Easy: Hardware
Topic: Wall switch with mechanical button?
Replies: 11
Views: 1147

Re: Wall switch with mechanical button?

Hi, if you want to stay mechanical from my knowledge (and I don't konw everything) you have to go with somewhat like a shelly device - and in this case I would think, you are playing on the wrong side of IoT. But if you could imagine to go to something like touch, something like this: https://www.le...
by Wiki
07 Jan 2019, 16:01
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: DS18B20 only 9 bit resolution
Replies: 15
Views: 960

Re: DS18B20 only 9 bit resolution

Finally I've got my 12 bit back. What I have done: - Deleted the Dallas in config of my Wemos - Coded a small sketch which searches the Dallas on OneWire, checks for parasite mode, setup to 12 bit, reads temperature and ends. - Flashed it to a new Wemos - Connected the new Wemos to my hardware, star...
by Wiki
07 Jan 2019, 13:57
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: DS18B20 only 9 bit resolution
Replies: 15
Views: 960

Re: DS18B20 only 9 bit resolution

Ehm, what a PR? Public Relation?
by Wiki
07 Jan 2019, 11:23
Forum: ESP Easy: Software
Topic: DS18B20 only 9 bit resolution
Replies: 15
Views: 960

Re: DS18B20 only 9 bit resolution

Well, now I'm lost. Resoldered the Dallas to D7(GPIO-13): No way to set resolution to 12 bit neither using 2018-05-22 nor 2018-12-20 nor 2018-12-31. Attached to the device beside the Dallas: SSD1306 OLED and INA219. Difference to the test device I was lucky to configure to 12 bit resolution: brand n...