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disting mk3 firmware announcement thread

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This thread is where new firmware for the disting mk3 will be announced.

Please post comments, requests etc. as new threads.
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10th December 2015 - version 3.1:

* Fixed menus not traversing correctly when turning the encoder.
* Pressing Z now cancels any menu.
* Prevented knob recorder playback from stopping immediately if the knob is being turned as it's released.
* Pressing Z in the Sample & Hold algorithm now triggers a manual sample.
* Added a tape length parameter to the Tape Delay algorithm.
* Added check for corrupt calibration data at startup.
* Added check for invalid calibration data before writing calibration to flash.

http://expert-sleepers.co.uk/distingfir ... dates.html
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Installation went flawlessly. It might be an astute idea to add the link to firmware updates here:
http://www.expert-sleepers.co.uk/downloads.html
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Post by BLogic12 »

the new firmware working great for me!
i used 3v out from a second disting's precision adder to calibrate it.
i did have to do the calibration about 4 or 5 times for it to calibrate correctly from some reason. the precision adder on the newly updated one output a voltage slightly above zero (just enough that it would change the pitch of an oscillator noticeably) when it was supposed to be zero, but i repeated the calibration process a couple more times and got it working good now.
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Good to hear, thanks.
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Post by komprezzor »

Update was super fast and made me want to buy another 2 Disting modules!!
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Post by captainhooke »

hi os!

any idea when we can expect some new stuff for the disting??

thanks,
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I'm showing some new stuff at NAMM, to be released straight after.
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so exciting!!
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Yes! Well excited for this.
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***New features include
- a clockable ping pong delay effect.
- 10 envelope generator algorithms, including clockable envelopes, dual envelopes and combined envelopes/VCAs.
- quantised and unquantized random voltage generators.
- random trigger generators.

We’ll also be showing an experimental new firmware version that allows WAV file playback from the MicroSD card slot normally used for firmware updates.***

Yes yes yes!! Gimme now please!!
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So excited for this update! :D
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Is it right after NAMM yet?
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Post by orangehexagon »

Zymos wrote:Is it right after NAMM yet?
:lol: :party: :party:
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Probably still sleeping :hihi:
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Post by giftculture »

Wake up excited for new firmware... :hyper:
Check thread for update... :cry:
Micro SD card at the ready :party:
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Post by os »

I found a bug while testing at NAMM, which I need to fix. Still expecting to release very soon.
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Version 3.2 is released.

* Added clockable ping pong delays, envelope generators and shift register random algorithms.
* Fixed save/restore of parameters over a power cycle.

http://expert-sleepers.co.uk/distingfir ... dates.html
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:banana:
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I'm still waiting for mine...
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Post by Upright »

yessssss!!!
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Post by Slic »

Any update on the sample playback from SD card option?
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Post by lessavyfav »

Got mine today! Gonna try upping to 3.2 tomorrow it shipped 3.1 apparently. I have one question/request- please add or help me hack the code to add a parameter to the pitch/envelope tracker to gain up the envelope. I can get good tracking from line level input signal but the envelope is so way low that it is unusable without preamping. I don't have a dedicated preamp and Clouds seems like an expensive gain stage. If this is not possible I'll get sdiy cracking for a small/decent line- modular system
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Post by os »

Good suggestion - I'll put that on the list for addition.
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