Vicki LoRaWAN Device communication protocol

Foreword

In the current section, we explain in detail what are the specific commands that the device supports.
If you want to make yourself familiar with the details of how this device operates, please read through all articles.
  • Supported LoRaWAN MAC protocol version: 1.0.3;
  • Supported LoRaWAN device class: A;
  • LoRaWAN MAC Port:
    • Uplinks: 2.
    • Downlinks: 1, 2, 4-223;
  • Maximum application payload size: Maximum allowed by document “LoRaWAN regional parameters” for DataRate 0 for the given region. In most of the cases this is 51 bytes;
  • Consult the document “LoRaWAN regional parameters” for additional technical information (Especially for RX2 window timings);

Release notes

Release notes for the different firmware versions of Vicki are available here.

Document versions history

Date
Version
Author
Comment
7 May 2020
V1.0
Martin Peevski
Initial draft
8 May 2020
V1.1
Milan Stefanov & Lyubomir Yanchev
Document review;
Message examples inclusion.
20 May 2020
V1.2
Martin Peevski
Added general information and more supported commands.
20 May 2020
V1.3
Milan Stefanov & Lyubomir Yanchev
Document review and visual edits.
27 May 2020
V1.4
Lyubomir Yanchev
Document general formatting.
15 June 2020
V1.5
Martin Peevski
All chapters updated; Added support to read all commands parameters (GET commands).
11 August 2020
V1.6
Martin Peevski
28 September 2020
V1.7
Martin Peevski
15 December 2021
Version notes deprecated
Lyubomir Yanchev
We've decided to switch to a cleaner view of the release notes and separate them in a special page. See the Release notes here.