Clarify Documentation for G-Code G0 & G1 S2/S3 Parameter

  • There is no place in the documentation of G0 & G1 that states exactly what S2 and S3 parameters do. There is a note which talks about a delta but nothing else. I think that could be improved.

    I don't feel confident to edit the page myself (it seems possible for me to edit the page but I rather not, at least before receiving more opinions for the change).

  • Added table after notes in G0 / G1.

    See if that clarifies...

  • The table is nice way to put that information, I think it's fine!

    I think S2 does a move ignoring endstops and without being homed. The way it's there now S2 seems equal to S0 on cartesians. Is that right?

    Thank you for the editting!

  • administrators

    Yes on a Cartesian S2 behaves like S0 except that it doesn't mind if the printer hasn't been homed.

  • I have further edited the documentation. I fixed some copy-and-paste errors and added the information about S2 also ignoring homing status. Also I clarified that any user of 2.02 can use Hnnn but Laser Mode users are required to do so.

    I still don't find this very intuitive or easy to understand but right now I have no idea on how to further improve it.

  • Thanks for the input and edits!! That's the exact spirit of a Wiki, and I was hoping that adding the table would get "other sets of eyes" to make things even better.

    Great community.

  • @wilriker and @Danal Thank you!! It's much better now. I think the most important missing piece was the "ignore homing" part of S2, which is there now. Thank you again.


Looks like your connection to Duet3D was lost, please wait while we try to reconnect.