January 29, 2018 Software Update

We updated my.farmbot.io and FarmBot OS today with the following new features and fixes: App:
  • Fixed bug that limited the ability to disable internationalization. (Thanks Klimbim for the bug report.)
  • Improved recovery from loading errors.
Farm Designer:
  • Change icons for plants selected for deletion to grayscale.
  • Render toolbay slots in the garden map if a slot orientation is selected for the slot on the Tools page.
Device:
  • Gray out parameters that are not used unless enabled by a different parameter. For example, encoder options are grayed out if encoders are disabled.
  • Fixed bugs related to device connectivity display.
Sequences:
  • Display a warning if the current hardware settings conflict with Find Home or Move Absolute step inputs. Hover over the warning symbol for additional information.
  • Added Speak channel to sequence Send Message commands. If selected, FarmBot will speak the message over the audio port.
Tools:
  • Added toolbay slot orientation selection dropdown menu. This and the use current location feature have been moved into a toolbay slot options pop-up menu.
FarmBot OS (v6.1.2):
  • Send an email if FarmBot has been emergency stopped for more than 10 minutes.
  • Improved movement complete response time (Thanks Klimbim for the bug report.)
  • Misc. OS update bug fixes.
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