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| content1 = '''Modules Classes'''
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* [[FG Segment Display]]
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* [[FG SwitchLight]]
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* [[FG Switches]]
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* [[FG Rotary Encoder]]
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Modules in FG interface are Object Class , as like a map, to build a new object. You have learned about '''HT16K33''' and '''MCP23017''' classes, they are Modules, special Modules named in FG Interface world '''Devices'''. I made this difference to split and make the difference between switch , displays .. etc and the hardware driver chip.<br />
 
Modules in FG interface are Object Class , as like a map, to build a new object. You have learned about '''HT16K33''' and '''MCP23017''' classes, they are Modules, special Modules named in FG Interface world '''Devices'''. I made this difference to split and make the difference between switch , displays .. etc and the hardware driver chip.<br />
 
All Modules Classes are loaded into the interface, ready to be used and can be requested with the '''getModule()''' Interface Method.
 
All Modules Classes are loaded into the interface, ready to be used and can be requested with the '''getModule()''' Interface Method.
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[INT]
 
[INT]
 
intname=RADIOPANEL
 
intname=RADIOPANEL
deviceconf=/opt/fgint/Config/devices.cfg
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deviceconf=/opt/fgint/Config/RadioPanel/devices.cfg
  
 
[MODULES]
 
[MODULES]
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module02=FGIntMCP23017,MCP23017
 
module02=FGIntMCP23017,MCP23017
 
module03=FGIntSegDisplay,SegDisplay
 
module03=FGIntSegDisplay,SegDisplay
module04=FGIntSwitch,Switch
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module04=FGIntSwDisplay,SwitchLight
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module05=FGIntSwitch,Switch
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module06=FGIntSwitch,ToogleSwitch
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module07=RotaryEncoder,RotaryEncoder
  
 
[AUXCONF]
 
[AUXCONF]
displays=/opt/fgint/Config/displays.cfg
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displays=/opt/fgint/Config/RadioPanel/displays.cfg
switches=/opt/fgint/Config/switches.cfg
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swlights=/opt/fgint/Config/RadioPanel/swlights.cfg
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switches=/opt/fgint/Config/RadioPanel/switches.cfg
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tglswitches=/opt/fgint/Config/RadioPanel/tglswitches.cfg
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encoders=/opt/fgint/Config/RadioPanel/rotenc.cfg
 
</syntaxhighlight>
 
</syntaxhighlight>
  
 
In the '''MODULES''' section, you can see all modules that will be loaded.
 
In the '''MODULES''' section, you can see all modules that will be loaded.
Here We are loading '''HT16K33''' from module file '''FGIntHT16K33.py'''. Same thing for the '''MCP23017''' Module in the '''FGIntMCP23017.py''' and '''FGIntSegDisplay.py''' with the '''SegDisplay''' Class
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Here We are loading '''HT16K33''' from module file '''FGIntHT16K33.py'''. Same thing for the '''MCP23017''' Module in the '''FGIntMCP23017.py''', '''FGIntSegDisplay.py''' with the '''SegDisplay''' Class
  
 
Some Module file can handle more than one Class, as like '''FGIntSwitch.py''' where you can find different Class for different switch types.
 
Some Module file can handle more than one Class, as like '''FGIntSwitch.py''' where you can find different Class for different switch types.
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* '''RotarySwitch''' : Use to manage a rotary switch (variable nb position)
 
* '''RotarySwitch''' : Use to manage a rotary switch (variable nb position)
 
* '''ToogleSwitch''' : Single Push button that will switch between 2 states at each push
 
* '''ToogleSwitch''' : Single Push button that will switch between 2 states at each push
 
 
As the radio panel had lots of push button, we need to load the '''ToogleSwitch''' Class.<br />
 
We add it to the configuration file.
 
<syntaxhighlight lang="ini">
 
[INT]
 
intname=RADIOPANEL
 
deviceconf=/opt/fgint/Config/devices.cfg
 
 
[MODULES]
 
module01=FGIntHT16K33,HT16K33
 
module02=FGIntMCP23017,MCP23017
 
module03=FGIntSegDisplay,SegDisplay
 
module04=FGIntSwitch,Switch
 
module04=FGIntSwitch,ToogleSwitch
 
 
[AUXCONF]
 
displays=/opt/fgint/Config/displays.cfg
 
switches=/opt/fgint/Config/switches.cfg
 
</syntaxhighlight>
 

Latest revision as of 05:23, 2 December 2019

Modules in FG interface are Object Class , as like a map, to build a new object. You have learned about HT16K33 and MCP23017 classes, they are Modules, special Modules named in FG Interface world Devices. I made this difference to split and make the difference between switch , displays .. etc and the hardware driver chip.
All Modules Classes are loaded into the interface, ready to be used and can be requested with the getModule() Interface Method.

To be loaded, the module need to be declared. For memory, the main config file :

[INT]
intname=RADIOPANEL
deviceconf=/opt/fgint/Config/RadioPanel/devices.cfg

[MODULES]
module01=FGIntHT16K33,HT16K33
module02=FGIntMCP23017,MCP23017
module03=FGIntSegDisplay,SegDisplay
module04=FGIntSwDisplay,SwitchLight
module05=FGIntSwitch,Switch
module06=FGIntSwitch,ToogleSwitch
module07=RotaryEncoder,RotaryEncoder

[AUXCONF]
displays=/opt/fgint/Config/RadioPanel/displays.cfg
swlights=/opt/fgint/Config/RadioPanel/swlights.cfg
switches=/opt/fgint/Config/RadioPanel/switches.cfg
tglswitches=/opt/fgint/Config/RadioPanel/tglswitches.cfg
encoders=/opt/fgint/Config/RadioPanel/rotenc.cfg

In the MODULES section, you can see all modules that will be loaded. Here We are loading HT16K33 from module file FGIntHT16K33.py. Same thing for the MCP23017 Module in the FGIntMCP23017.py, FGIntSegDisplay.py with the SegDisplay Class

Some Module file can handle more than one Class, as like FGIntSwitch.py where you can find different Class for different switch types. FGIntSwitch.py own the folling classes :

  • Switch : Single switch 2 states
  • DoubleSwitch : Single switch 3 states
  • RotarySwitch : Use to manage a rotary switch (variable nb position)
  • ToogleSwitch : Single Push button that will switch between 2 states at each push