"Hey Hein I dont have an external compass no just gps and the Pixhawk. I didnt realise u needed or could get an external compass. I can not arm with the error so ca not get in the air. Even with the internal gps off.
Any chance you can explain how…"
"Same issue have run through everything. But it seems there has always been issues with this and were told its not GPS the settings are to strict repower. Looking below is questions from 2015 and Ive seen them going back to 2014 so there must…"
"It is a great shock to hear that Mr Hefny has stopped devlopment and support for what is and was looking like being the best app for all RC fliers and drivers. Its a sad day that a prodject like this is not moving forward I only hope that someone…"
"Thanks James for reply. I am in no way an rc hobbiest or pilot. I am a RC crasher if anything! I've got the two bebops and love'em but thats hardly flying. I am now getring into fixed wing so found reading on your stuff interesting. I am…"
"Hi Gus,I haven't worked on this in several years. Nevertheless - it is a relatively simple concept which you should be able to get working again without a ton of effort. You just need:
1) A way to hook the UART feed from your drone to a TCP or…"
"is this the last and latest info? Does the web interface still work? And will there be a replacement once chrome stops the use of plugins?
You my friend are legendery. Way before the PI people and using stuff eveeyone has a phone. Should have been…"
"know this is very old post but have the latest version working great with,Pixhawk in 2018 what a fantastic project. so much information is so ld now that its hard to find uptodate info. And as we are planning a 2 hour flight with a boat followimg to…"
"Hi Mahommad bewn trying to contact you re a lomg flight a group of us have setup wating for the right weather. My email is email@example.com if you could contact us it would be,great spent a lomg time getting to this point. Cheers Gus"
"Have you tried many many diffrent usb leads? I had to try 5 till I found one that stopped it from play games with my head. Also delete GS software and reinstall. Failing that try diffrent PC.
Otherwise you may have a really techy looking paper…"
got both bebops which i love as you just can not kill them and they dont worry about interferance, like my DJI.
Just getting into fixed wing and finding it hard going after out of the box plug and play of drones
Hi Gus, I haven't worked on this in several years. Nevertheless - it is a relatively simple concept which you should be able to get working again without a ton of effort. You just need:
1) A way to hook the UART feed from your drone to a TCP or UDP socket on the Internet.
2) A server which will accept network connections from your drone per (1) and will shunt that network traffic back into a data feed that your MavLink program can read.
I used an Android in my implementation but had a lot of difficulty with the USB OTG drivers at the time, as well as problems with the physical connection strength of micro USB. Things may have improved recently, but the ultimately better solution would likely be to use a piece of dedicated hardware like the Particle Electron.
Thanks James for reply. I am in no way an rc hobbiest or pilot. I am a RC crasher if anything! I've got the two bebops and love'em but thats hardly flying. I am now getring into fixed wing so found reading on your stuff interesting. I am also looking into ANDRUAV and got that working, well on the bench anyway. Its quite good. I do have a guy whos going to do the tech stuff as in Australia there was a mining boom and bust now those companies are moving imto Agricultural and over charging misleading and being dicks. Abd farming here like anywhere is hard abd when its good its great when its bad its bad for years. So cost and service is where we are coming in to try and help while being profitable. We'll see how it goes.
Anyway hope your future is bright and if that was just a prodject look forward to seeing your developments change lives in the future. All the best.
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