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McGateway check
« on: November 02, 2017, 08:13:32 am »

Is there anyway to check if the mcGateway is okay and it's connecting out? All the lights indicate it should be working. i can ping it okay. It's on a wired network.

I can see it in mcStudio also.

However, I can't get my mcmodules (110) to send to my mosquitto mqtt server - which is up and running. Or out to IFTT either.


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Re: McGateway check
« Reply #1 on: November 03, 2017, 10:06:24 am »
If the connection light is on, it means your gateway has gotten an IP address and is connected to the network.

I don't believe there is mechanism to check IFTTT messages as they are just HTTP requests made to an IFTTT endpoint.

As for MQTT, you could run your mosquitto server in a verbose mode and see if the gateway establishes a connection with it or not. You should see the gateway connect as a client as long as it can find the broker successfully. Another things to try would be to use a MQTT client such as MQTT.fx to make sure your broker is indeed healthy.