NoteThe D&R Webstation uses the identical protocol. The information on this page also applies to the Webstation protocol. Differences between the protocols are noted here.
Supported Devices and Prerequisites
This protocol supports the D&R Airlite analog broadcast console.
The Airlite Control software must be running, typically on the same computer, and UDP ports must be set up correctly. Please refer to the manual provided by D&R.
The following protocol-specific settings are available in the configuration dialog:
- IP/Hostname: Enter the IP or hostname on which the Airlite Control software is running. Typically this is on the same computer (127.0.0.1)
- UDP Send/Receive Ports: These must match the ports configured in Airlite Control.
The following parameters are provided by this connection type:
Channel number are
6 for the Webstation).
channel/<number>/on(boolean, read/write) - status of the channel ON button
channel/<number>/fader(boolean, read-only) - status of the channel fader (
falseif set to -∞)
channel/<number>/start(boolean, read-only) - combination of
channel/<number>/cue(boolean, read/write) - status of the channel CUE button
Button IDs are
8b for the two columns of
eight buttons each
button/<id>/press(boolean, read-only) - will be
trueas long as the user is pushing the button down
button/<id>/color(string, write-only) - change the LED of the button
The following values are available for the button LEDs:
- Solid color:
status/silence(boolean, read-only) - Silence detection status
status/micon(boolean, read-only) - Any microphone on
status/nonstop(boolean, read-write) - Non-Stop function activated