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Slow update on compass/tilt


(Dag Elias Sørdal) #1

Hi!

I just connector my pi (that i got form my brother) and a pixhawk i got online.

The problem i have is that when i tilt the pixhawk it takes a second before Q updates.
Is there some update rate settings or do I need a newer pi? Think mine is a bit old.

Also im running on an ethernet cable about 1.5m length . No problems when connection pixhawk USB directly to PC.


(Willian Galvani) #2

Hello,

What version of Raspberry Pi are you using? The first versions are likely to perform badly due to having only one core.


(Dag Elias Sørdal) #3

dont know rewision but its one of those with the yellow composite connectors, model B?


(Willian Galvani) #4

if it is this version, then it lacks the processing power required to run our Companion.
This has a 700 MHz single core processor, while the Raspberry Pi 3 has a 1.2 GHz Quad-core processor.


(Dag Elias Sørdal) #5

Copy, thats the one. Only difference is black jack connector. :joy: