Linux OS and CommandCNC
IMPORTANT! After updating to 0.9.7, you must reboot the computer for all the changes to take effect.
0.9.7 contains some bug fixes (see Updates Manual below), and installs a new system kernel and some boot options to fix freezing/rebooting issues with some computers.
0.9.6 adds support for DTHC-5 and support for multiple ESTOP inputs
0.9.5 contains a number of bug fixes.
0.9.4 adds a firmware update for the DTHC-IV: rev 2.0 This file will be copied to /home/plasma/Downloads/firmware Use the hub utility to update the firmware on your DTHC-IV after installing 0.9.4 See the Update Manual below for more details.
0.9.2.7 fixes and bug in the script just mentioned and adds another option to disable a power-save option in the i915 intel graphics driver.
0.9.2.6 adds Rev. 24C post processor and a script to set a boot option which should improve realtime performance of CommandCNC.
The changes in 0.9.2 from 0.9.1 are better support for metric setups, and the addition of the Rev. 23 post processor.
This is an update installer, NOT an initial installer for CommandCNC.
LINUX CommandCNC Post Processor Rev. 24D
Zip format (compressed). download and move to PC running SheetCAM and unzip. Move to folder SheetCAM-CandCNC/Posts and unzip. To use in SheetCAM open the Options/Machine/Post Processor tab and select the IMport Post button and point to the folder it is installed in above.
Firmware Upgrades, Plug-ins, and Installers
Windows OS and Mach3
EtherCut Updater 09/20/15
Download, Unzip and run the installer. It will update the HUB ADMIN Utitlity, the MACH plugins and copy the new DTHCIV device firmware version 1.9 to your C drive. This is for users that have either run the previous EtherCut Updater OR the Master Installer X. You should be on HUB firmware 1.7 and DTHCIV Device firmware 1.6 or 1.7
You MUST use the Hub Admin to apply the new firmware for the DTHCIV
MasterInstaller XI FILE
Menu driven auto-installer for units shipped after 4/15/14
Use for Bladerunner (After 4/15/14) ; MP3000 (shipped after 4/15/14). MP3100, MP3500 Ether-Cut Router or plasma; Plazpak, Routerpak, USB485 Hub and Rotary Plasma installs .
This version contains the latest screens, firmware and profiles for MACH3 INCLUDING the Ether-Cut Updates . Use this to do an inital install or update if you have installed with a previous
Master Installer or older install file. Firmware is updated using Hub Admin after the install
Includes Mach Profiles, Screens, plug-ins, etc with auto installer
MasterInstaller X Legacy
Menu driven auto-installer for OLDER units prior to 4/15/14
Use for Bladerunner (Before 4/15/14) ; MP3000 (shipped before 4/15/14). MP3100 Router or plasma; Plazpak, Routerpak, USB485 Hub and Rotary Plasma installs No other updates needed.
This version contains the latest screens and profiles for MACH3 I Use this to do an inital install or update if you have installed with a previous Master Installer or older install file AND you Bladerunner or MP3000 was shipped prior to 4/15/14. Units before that date used UBOB III rev 14 and older cards and have a different MACH profile and drivers. Units shipped after 4/15/14 have UBOB III rev 15 or later cards. That includes all MP3500 and all EtherCut products. USE THE MASTER INSTALLER X (10) above for those
MACH 3 Version 3.043.067 for use with UBOB; BLADERUNNER; MP3000/Mp3100/MP3500
25M file size. Update to this version BEFORE you run Master Installer VIII or the Ether_cut Updater above
Support Files Latest SheetCAM TNG (version 6.0.1 or later) with DCC upgrade
Includes new POST files, Hypertherm 45 thru 105 Cut Profiles (tooltables) Updated 06/10/2015
Post Processor DTHC-HYT-TAP_SoftPierce+Marker-rev 11J
Updated POST for EtherCut to use G31 touch-off. Includes PDF instructions
This firmware update for the 4-port USB to RS485 hub fixes a communication problem with the new Hypertherm 45xp plasma cutter.