FluxLED / MagicHome plugin

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Mon Dec 17, 2018 11:07 am
editordz offline
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Re: FluxLED / MagicHome plugin

You assigned static IPs to them?

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Mon Dec 17, 2018 11:13 am
stuartcolman offline
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Re: FluxLED / MagicHome plugin

Yep, All assigned can see it with the 'Magic Home' App, but Indigo seems to lose the connection and keeps asking is it on the right IP. I may get another one and see if it is a faulty unit.

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Sun Jul 14, 2019 7:00 pm
srkinard offline
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Re: FluxLED / MagicHome plugin

Not sure if any activity on the plugin is still happening, but one thing I've noticed in my use with 7.2 and 7.3 is trying to enter values in the W input of the desktop client gives varied results, like it is struggling between a 0-254 and a 0-100 value...

I just dragged the slider to 51%....after a moment the value in the box changed to 130...

I have 2 of the RGB and 2 of the RGBW controllers I'm tinkering with...

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Sun Aug 11, 2019 6:34 pm
DVDDave offline
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Re: FluxLED / MagicHome plugin

Hi, I've been using this plugin for a MagicHome LED strip in my closet (Thanks!) and haven't had any issues. However, I just tracked it down as the cause of a serious issue with Homekit Bridge when I add it as a device. Out of scores of devices, it's the only one that causes Homekit Bridge to grow in CPU utilization and memory usage until, after a day or 2, it finally overheats my Mac.

I've attached a log file produced by Homekit Bridge that shows a bunch of activity about every second. I'm having trouble interpreting it but it seems like FluxLED is returning status very rapidly and flooding Homekit Bridge with unnecessary data. Make sense? Is there any way to reduce the frequency of the updates or, even better, only report them when something actually changes?


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