Main node of configuration.
bOS configuration is stored in the form of a configuration tree which contains tree nodes representing different configuration objects. The main node of every configuration is the Building node.
Picture 1: Configuration tree
Building node contains the following subnodes:
General: Contains building’s general data and settings such as user accounts, time, templates, files...
Devices: Contains currently supported devices and input/output data.
Tasks: Contains logical functions.
Themes: Contains visualization themes.
Areas: Contains areas for multiple area buildings (hotels, apartment buildings). Areas are used for easier project management and duplication of similar project parts.
Building node panel displays additional information:
Picture 2: License settings
Picture 3: Updates settings
Network: Network settings enable changing of network settings on the server machine. The server machine should use static IP setting to avoid problems with connecting to the server from client devices.
Users can choose between wired and wireless connection. If users want wireless connection, wlan0 must be enabled in networking settings in order for wifi to scan the local wifi network. To enable wireless open networking settings in bos configurator, and switch between eth0 (wired) to wlan0 (wireless).
Picture 4: Network settings
Picture 5: Wireless settings