Start - Gateway information

Knowing IP address

Using any IP scanner to search your network subnet and locate the gateway IP address. The gateway hostname is configured to following: iqdgw01-{GWID}.

IP scanner

Boot and power-off

The gateway boot process takes about 30s and it takes additonal 10s before Gateway led described in below chapter Led operation is stabilized.
It is recommended to power-off the gateway using Gateway button described in below chapter Button and then unplug the power supply. This ensures correct power-off of the device.

Led operation

IQD-GW-01

There are 2 two-colour leds available on the gateway. IQRF led and Gateway led. Gateway led follows these rules:

  • Green led slow flashing means that IQRF Gateway daemon is running in operational/forwarding mode.
  • Green led fast flashing means that IQRF Gateway daemon is running in service mode.
  • Red led slow flashing means that IQRF Gateway daemon service is not running.
  • Red led fast flashing means that IQRF Gateway daemon interface is not correctly configured.

Button

Short 1-10s button press poweroff the gateway gracefully.
  • Push and release the button. An action is indicated by Gateway led, 3x yellow flashing.
Long 10s button press restores default IQRF Gateway daemon’s and IP configuration and restarts the daemons.
  • Hold the button until an action is indicated by Gateway led, 3x yelow flashing.

Login

Web server is running on default port 80 by default. Create your username and password when login for the first time or after restoring default setting using Gateway button.

Webapp login

Information

Information about installed software, resources and TR module is well displayed on the page.

Webapp info page

Download diagnostics button saves all necessary logs for the detailed analysis.

Webapp download diagnostics

Log

IQRF Gateway daemon log is displayed and can be downloaded on the page.

Webapp log page

Modes

IQRF Gateway daemon can be switched to different modes.

  • Operational: IQRF JSON API via MQ/MQTT/WS channels are enabled
  • Service: IQRF via UDP channel is enabled, ready to connect IQRF IDE software to the gateway
  • Forwarding: IQRF JSON API via MQ/MQTT/WS channels are enabled with forwarding via UDP as well
Webapp mode page

IQRF IDE connection.

  • Switch the gateway to the service mode
Webapp service mode
  • Configure IDE UDP channel, select IQRF gateway
IDE UDP manager IDE UDP connected

Service control

IQRF Gateway daemon service can be controled via Service control page.

Webapp service control

Upgrades

Linux packages can be installed automatically by the system itself. This also updates any new packages related to IQRF Gateway SW such as iqrf-gateway-{daemon, webapp, controller} in stable version.

Webapp auto upgrades

Power control

The gateway can be restarted or powered off gracefully via Power control page.

Webapp power control