This is a human-readable form of the XML definition file: standard.
MAVLink 2 messages have an ID > 255 and are marked up using (MAVLink 2) in their description.
MAVLink 2 extension fields that have been added to MAVLink 1 messages are displayed in blue.
MAVLink Include Files: common.xml
This file has protocol dialect: 0.
MAVLink Commands (MAV_CMD)
MAVLink commands (MAV_CMD) and messages are different! These commands define the values of up to 7 parameters that are packaged INSIDE specific messages used in the Mission Protocol and Command Protocol. Use commands for actions in missions or if you need acknowledgment and/or retry logic from a request. Otherwise use messages.