Name: Enter the title for your KNX gateway;
Protocol: Choose the protocol to match with the gateway;
Enable: It allows to enable /disable the selected gateway;
Device: Select the type of device, this option depends on which connectio the EVE sever has to the knx plant;
Address: IP address of the KNX gateway or serial address (/dev/ttyS1) of the device X1;
Port: TCP port of the KNX gateway (default: 3671);
or physical address: When usign USB KNX Interfaces or Raspberry addon boards;
Read interval: Waiting time between each group read (250 milliseconds).
KNX Component’s parameters
Virtual feedback: With this flag activated the component act as a device, when it receives a telegram on the write address it generate a telegram on the feedback address. For instance in this example if we receive a message on 1/1/1 we send a feedback to the knx bus with group address 1/1/2 with the same value. This is mainly used to make bridges between protocols. If you don’t have a feedback on your knx device you can set the feedback address to the same as the write address leaving this flag unchecked;
Read bus value on startup: Once the project is completly uploaded in the server, this check box, the server will send a read message to the feedback address.
Write address: Here is where the Write address of the Group object set up in the ETS project will be applyed.
Feedback address: Here is where the Feedback address of the Group object set up in the ETS project will be applyed.