webCoRE for Hubitat Updates

Clearing cache worked. Thanks

Would it be possible to provide an example of how this would work?

If the driver source file is installed (and webcore-storage app is installed / enabled with with weather data)

In HE console -> Apps -> webCore

  • enable Webcore to use the new driver (it should be created once you hit done in webcore with $weather and storage app installed)

In my case the device is called 'webCoRE home Weather'

Then in a piston that uses $weather

You can place an if statement somewhere (to trigger)

if 'webCoRE home weather' updated changes

so now the piston will run each time $weather is updated (typically every 30 mins).

In my piston with logs enabled I see:

12/9/2020, 2:21:52 PM +652ms
+4ms	╔Received event [webCoRE home Weather].updated = 1607541712601 with a delay of 43ms, canQueue: true, calledMyself: false
+50ms	║Runtime (22014 bytes) successfully initialized in 2ms (v0.3.110.20201015_HE) (Init: 43, Lock: 1, pistonT 2 first state access 40 (5 38) 35
+51ms	║╔Execution stage started
+150ms	║║Executed virtual command setVariable (1ms)
+178ms	║║Executed virtual command setTile (1ms)
+183ms	║║Executed virtual command setVariable (2ms)
+191ms	║║Executed virtual command setVariable (2ms)
+200ms	║║Executed virtual command setVariable (1ms)
+204ms	║║Executed virtual command setVariable (1ms)
+209ms	║║Executed virtual command setVariable (2ms)
+225ms	║║Executed virtual command setTile (3ms)
+255ms	║║Executed virtual command setState (0ms)
+259ms	║╚Execution stage complete. (208ms)
+291ms	║Setting up scheduled job for Thu, Dec 10 2020 @ 2:00:00 PM EST (in 85087s)
+293ms	╚Event processed successfully Total Pauses ms: 0 (291ms)
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Hi all, quick question on the webcore interface. I want to understand if this is just me.
When you create a new On Event statement and add a condition to it, it seems one can't edit the device(s) in the statement once created? I've tried cleared the browser cache without success. If I save and reload the piston, same deal. Any idea if this is a bug?

I assume you are using dashboard.webcore.co? If so try with staging.webcore.co

@ipaterson recently made some fixes that might address this.

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That did the trick! I just tried the staging site (never had a need until now) but yes, it allows me to edit an OnEvent statement, thank you! :+1:t3:

Is there a way of time limiting a button push. For example if button is pushed less than 5 seconds since it was last pushed do nothing and let what was running carry on running.
I'm banging my head against a brick wall trying all kinds of stuff with variables but with no success.
Thanks in advance.

How about something like.
Button pressed
AND Private boolean True.
What you want
Set PB False
Wait 5 seconds
Set PB True.
Button pressed
AND PB False.
Your stuff
Set PB True.

This is only quick off the top of my head but may do what you want.

Managed to sort it by using a mixture of variables and task cancellation policy settings. :slight_smile:

My apologies if this has been asked before but does Webcore on Hubitat have any cloud dependencies? if I examine the External URL of a Webcore piston in Hubitat (or Smartthings for that matter) I'm given a URL that clearly depends on a cloud host.

For example: https://cloud.hubitat.com/api/xxxxxxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxxxxxxxxxx/apps/6/execute/:xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx:?access_token=xxxxxxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxxxxxxxxxx

Is there anyway to completely remove any request to an external host and rely 100% on local host(s). I realize the Rule Machine has no cloud dependency but Webcore is just so much more elegant.

By default webCore will edit pistons in the cloud, but there is an option to move the editor to a locally hosted server. Regardless of where you edit the pistons, they are always run local.

Outstanding. Thank you!!!

Did you get your push notification working? I have Pushover set as my device in Apps>Webcore>Settings but not getting any notifications. I see the entries in the Pushover device event log though.

I get notifications in the hubitat app > tools > notifications

Ah, I don't have the app installed. I thought it was going to get routed to Pushover.

I've been having issues when using $previousEventDevice in WebCore, its seems to be getting set to whatever is the current event device. Anyone else experiencing that same problem?

I have my pushover device configured in HE (as a device driver, and I know it works)

Here is the piston I use with the pushover device set in webcore as the pushMessage device:

And this is what I see in my pushover app on my phone:

Screen Shot 2020-12-22 at 7.19.21 PM

Do you have an example program of this?

Yes, here is an example of some code that doesn't work when it comes to the second if condition.

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