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    homebridge-mqtt-power-consumption

    0.0.3 • Public • Published

    homebridge-mqtt-power-consumption

    An homebridge plugin that create an HomeKit power consumption accessory mapped on MQTT topics.

    Installation

    Follow the instruction in homebridge for the homebridge server installation. The plugin is published through NPM and should be installed "globally" by typing:

    npm install -g homebridge-mqtt-power-consumption
    

    Configuration

    Remember to configure the plugin in config.json in your home directory inside the .homebridge directory. Configuration parameters:

    {
      "accessory": "mqtt-power-consumption",
      "name": "<name of the power-consumption>",
      "url": "<url of the broker>", // i.e. "http://mosquitto.org:1883"
      "username": "<username>",
      "password": "<password>",
      "topics": {
        "power": "<topic to get the current power consumption>"
        "totalPower": "<topic to get the total power consumption>"
      }
    }

    Info

    Uses special characteristics of the eve power outlet. Apples Home app does not show special characteristic, power consumption will only be displayed in the eve app.

    Install

    npm i homebridge-mqtt-power-consumption

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    Version

    0.0.3

    License

    MIT

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