Forwarder debug

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If you run into problems it might useful to run the forwarder in debug mode. It will output verbosely if connections are sucessful and data from the EmontX received as normal.


1/ Connect to the EmonWRT with SSH. Use Putty program if you are on windows. If using Linux just open a terminal. User is root and default password is admin.

2/ Stop the forwarder service like so

$ /etc/init.d/emonwrt stop

3/ You can now run the process manually like so:

$ /usr/bin/ -d

The forwarder will run and output debuging information in the terminal. You can stop it anytime using the Ctrl^C.

4/ You can then start the forwarder for normal operation again like so

$ /etc/init.d/emonwrt start