Failed flip - need help disgnosing


#1

Two nights in a row now, my meridian flip has failed. I’m not sure I understand why. Seems like the mount flipped properly but I think it looks like PHD2 has trouble with the guide camera after the flip. Can someone take a look at the logs to help me diagnose? Any help is appreciated.

SGP log file:

PHD log file:

Thanks.

Tim


#2

OK. I think I am reading the logs correctly. It looks like at 1:51:08 step 4 of the auto center failed when the plate solver timed out. Hmmm. Now I need to figure out why…

Tim


#3

This is just an unfortunate bug in 2.5.1. You will need to use some variant of 2.5.2 to work around that issue…


#4

Well, I wish I had read that before I started tonight’s sequence. The good news is that I was able to pause mid-sequence, close SGP, install the latest beta and start things right back up again.

Thanks, Ken.

Tim


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