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homebridge-advanced-dht-sensor

1.0.9 • Public • Published

homebridge-advanced-thermostat

This is a HomeBridge plugin. Allows HomeKit to use your own Temperature + Humidity Sensor under HTTP protocol.

Installation

You need to be root or use command "sudo" to install this packages.

*Is necessary has installed node.js with npm.

  1. Install homebridge using: npm install -g homebridge
  2. Install this plugin using: npm install -g homebridge-advanced-dht-sensor
  3. Update your configuration file. See bellow for a sample.

note If you are experimenting problems to install this plugin try to add "-unsafe--perm" (without ") - sudo npm install -g -unsafe--perm homebridge-advanced-dht-sensor -

Configuration

Configuration sample:

   {
       "bridge": {
           ...
       },
       
       "description": "...",

       "accessories": [
           {
               "accessory": "DHT-SENSOR",
               "name": "Sensor name",
               "apiAdress": "http://url",
               "username": "user",                   // Optional
               "password": "pass"                    // Optional
               "this.http_method": "get";            // Optional
               "manufacturer": "manufacturer",       // Optional
               "model": "model",                     // Optional
               "serial_number": "serial number",     // Optional
               "humidity": "true"                    // Optional (enable "true" or disable "false" Humidity Sensor)
               "units": "C"                          // Optional (Default C = Celsius) F = Fahrenheit 
               "battery": "true"                     // Optional (enable "true" or disable "false" Battery Status)
               
           }
       ],

       "platforms":[]
   }

Node(API) Configuration or whatever be your Temperature Sensor platform (What the plugin expects to receive)

The apiAdress is used for two main calls: Get and Set data to the Thermostat. Your Node(API) should provide it

  1. Get Current Temperature and Current Humidity from Temp + Hum Sensor.

JSON Format with:

GET /dht
{
    "temperature": FLOAT_VALUE,    // Current Temperature
    "humidity": FLOAT_VALUE        // Current Humidity
}
  1. Get Current Battery Status from Temp + Hum Sensor.

JSON Format with:

GET /battery
{
    "level": INT_VALUE      // Current Battery Level Value of 0 to 100
    "charging": INT_VALUE   // Current Charging State 0 NOT CHARGING 1 CHARGING 2 CAN NOT CHARGE
    "low": INT_VALUE        // Current Low Battery State 0 DESACTIVATED 1 ACTIVATED
}

Install

npm i homebridge-advanced-dht-sensor

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1.0.9

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