that's the love and hate relationship i have with windows; the inevitable reload-it-to-make-it-faster cycle.
VS Code is a good alternative for Arduino development too, if you haven't tried it out. VStudio is pretty awesome already, so I wouldn't blame you for sticking with that.
Make sure you get a system that supports an encrypted file system and a full end-to-end-encrypted connection if you decide to remotely monitor. Especially if you're going to be storing 2 weeks worth of growing weed. ;)
Sorry I haven't commented much, but following your activity. Your variable getting appended may be just be a good old-fashioned memory leak.
Did you put a mySqlConnection.close() back into your code at least?
As far as home-etching, I have yet to see a hobby version worth anything that's...
Grab a dehumidifier with a drain line pump, run the drain line, set it to your desired range, sleep better. You can pick up some really nice units for under $200.
Can’t wait for you to bust out that PAR meter, will you do a PAR map of your tents to confirm the 50% vs 100% feels...
Have you looked in to MQTT for your messaging? I'd highly recommend it if you haven't already.
Glad you're taking a break, that's how the creative mind operates... the ebb and flow of creativity isn't something you can just do on demand and we all need a bit of time to decompress too!
It'll work fine, it's basically distilled water at that point. I've done it for years. You'll lose most of the trace elements that you might be unknowingly (?) depending on for your plant nutrition (I don't use your nutes, so I'm not sure).
Not at your circulation rate, unless your...