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Omni motion zones
#1
So I'm going through the Elk, Omni, RA2 drivers and updating them to provide some more configuration and options. One of the things I want to do is to get the event trigger stuff under better control. In the Omni currently, it doesn't differentiate between zone types when it sends a trigger. It always sends a zone alarm trigger.

I can of course update it to only send one of those if the zone (on the CQC driver side) is configured as an alarm zone. That's done easily enough. But I wanted to also add support for motion sensors. I don't see a motion zone type in the Omni protocol docs though.

So, is this something i don't need to do? I'll do the update to only send the zone alarm trigger for alarm type zones, but if it doesn't support motion zones, I won't update to support that.

If it does support motion zones, what's the zone status for values for start/end motion, in the sent out zone status report I mean.


I'll also be updating them all to allow you to indicate whether or not you want a given thing to send triggers or not, so that you can control it on a zone, load, etc... basis.
Dean Roddey
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Dean;
In HAI land, there is no differentiation between a motion vs. a standard zone. I just appears as a standard zone in that it is either secure or tripped.
Maybe add a special zone type (similar to temperature, humidity and alarm) within the CQC driver and allow manual selection of that zone type during setup.
Thanks,
Dave Bruner
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Oh, duh. Now that you point it out, I know I've been told this probably more than once before but forgot it.
Dean Roddey
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