Python module for LX200 telescope command set

RayS rays at blue-cove.com
Mon Jan 30 18:05:26 CET 2006


Hello Neil,

Thank you for the extended response! All of your suggestions are 
reasonable, at the least.
The only misgiving I had with breaking up into multiple classes is 
that the scope itself maintains state variables (it runs a Motorola 
processor etc) - so you can pick an object from the library, then 
other scope driving commands can use that "current" selection. I 
would then be required to have a similar state saving that works with 
all classes. I'll think about that some more...

The serial port error checking is an important part that needs extending.

Thanks again,
Ray




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