On Sat, Oct 30, 2010 at 03:49:48PM -0700, Marc MERLIN wrote:
> On Sat, Oct 23, 2010 at 03:57:37PM -0700, Marc MERLIN wrote:
> > On Sat, Oct 23, 2010 at 03:39:25PM -0700, Marc MERLIN wrote:
> > > But, the PLM just does not see the X10 codes coming from the power line.
> > >
> > > Said PLM otherwise works fine.
> > > I tried to use plmtty to see if the PLM was seeing any traffic, but
> > > apparently just listening with plmtty doesn't just show what's received on
> > > the powerline.
> > >
> > > Any idea how to debug this further?
> > > I tried looking at the LED on my PLM: it blinks when it sees insteon
> > > traffic, but it does not blink when it sees X10 traffic (although my X10
> > > phase coupler/repeater does blink, and just for fun removing it doesn't
> > > help).
> > I forgot that just to make sure it wasn't something busted in my tree, I
> > tried:
> > - mh 2.105
> > - mh-svn
> > - mh-insteon_branch
> > All with the same result of no X10 traffic from the powerline being seen by
> > the PLM at least as far as mh is concerned. I don't know how to read X10
> > traffic from the command line without mh.
> Ok, I'll ask help from anyone :)
> Anyone with a PLM and receiving X10 signals from the power line: do you have
> a way to find out if the PLM receives and processes those X10 codes.
> Does yours blink its LED on received X10 traffic?
> Are you able to use plmtty or plmcat to see X10 traffic without mh running?
> Any other tips you might have for me?
Ok, I dusted off my old CM11a to see if it would receive the signals and it
So, it looks like my PLM somehow became unable to read X10 signals received
from the power line.
I have no idea if it's a hardware problem or something I broke in
misterhouse, but I'm at a loss right now.
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