CCDciel is free software released under the terms of the
GNU General Public License
If you activate the server in the preferences you can connect locally or remotely to get informations about the program.
The program listen on port 3277 and use the following command:
|status||Return the devices connection status|
|sequence||Return informations about current sequence|
|capture||The capture informations in the status bar|
|log||The last 10 lines of the current log|
|quit||disconnect from the server|
$ telnet localhost 3277 Trying ::1... Trying 127.0.0.1... Connected to localhost. Escape character is '^]'. OK! id=1 status Planetarium connected, Autoguider guiding, Devices connected sequence Targets: test1 Plan: L-3x2 Start step R capture Seq: 2 Exp: 19 sec. Saved /home/pch/Capture/M13_Red_20180217_161453.fits 1392x1040 log 17:13:46:Saved file /home/pch/Capture/M13_Red_20180217_161346.fits 17:13:46:Starting Light exposure 2 for 20 seconds 17:14:07:Saved file /home/pch/Capture/M13_Red_20180217_161407.fits 17:14:07:Starting Light exposure 3 for 20 seconds 17:14:27:Saved file /home/pch/Capture/M13_Red_20180217_161427.fits 17:14:27:Stop capture 17:14:33:Start step R 17:14:33:Start capture 17:14:33:Starting Light exposure 1 for 20 seconds 17:14:53:Saved file /home/pch/Capture/M13_Red_20180217_161453.fits 17:14:53:Starting Light exposure 2 for 20 seconds quit Connection closed by foreign host.