The RMP Motion Controller API

◆ StartTheNetwork()

static void StartTheNetwork ( MotionController  controller)
static

Start the network and print an errors encountered.

Parameters
controllerA valid MotionController object.
Sample Code:
public static void StartTheNetwork(MotionController controller)
{
// Initialize the Network
if (controller.NetworkStateGet() != RSINetworkState.RSINetworkStateOPERATIONAL) // Check if network is started already.
{
Console.WriteLine("Starting Network..");
controller.NetworkStart(); // If not. Initialize The Network. (This can also be done from RapidSetup Tool)
}
if (controller.NetworkStateGet() != RSINetworkState.RSINetworkStateOPERATIONAL) // Check if network is started again.
{
int messagesToRead = controller.NetworkLogMessageCountGet(); // Some kind of error starting the network, read the network log messages
for (int i = 0; i < messagesToRead; i++)
{
Console.WriteLine(controller.NetworkLogMessageGet(i)); // Print all the messages to help figure out the problem
}
Console.WriteLine("Expected OPERATIONAL state but the network did not get there.");
//throw new RsiError(); // Uncomment if you want your application to exit when the network isn't operational. (Comment when using phantom axis)
}
else // Else, of network is operational.
{
Console.WriteLine("Network Started");
}
}
}
Examples
HelperFunctions.cs, Homing.cs, Template.cs, TouchProbe.cs, and VelocitySetByAnalogInputValue.cs.