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Remote pause/resume

As an alternative to building out comprehensive scheduling, what about just supporting remote pause/resume (like via HTTP request or something) so that an external source can manage the scheduling and just tell 24/7 TimeLapse when to pause taking photos and when to resume? I do this with my other webcams using server software I wrote that takes into account local sunrise and sunset times so that they're not taking photos at night.

nrotstan, 20.07.2015, 12:56
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portable, 20.07.2015
This is something we have planned to do but have not implemented because we have higher priority things to work on first.
Idea status: under consideration

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portable, 20.07.2015, 15:02
If whatever you are capturing is related to sunrise/sunset, you can use start/stop when power is connected feature to start/stop photo capturing. You can use a wall socket timer that turn on/off the power supply or a solar panel to power your phone. This is the only workaround we have implemented so far.

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