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homebridge-devolo

homebridge-devolo

Homebridge plugin for Devolo Home Control

(C) 2017, Kevin Dietrich

This homebridge plugin allows you to control your Devolo Home Control devices via Apple's homekit. The following devices are currently supported:

  • Smart Metering Plug (v1/v2)
  • Motion Sensor
  • Humidity Sensor
  • Motion Sensor
  • Door Sensor / Window Contact
  • Thermostat Valve
  • Smoke Detector
  • Room Thermostat

homekit

Feel free to submit an issue or pull request to add more.

How-to

  1. Install homebridge: npm install -g homebridge
  2. Install homebridge-devolo plugin: npm install -g homebridge-devolo
  3. Modify your config.json. Host is the IP address of your Devolo Home Control central unit. Email and password are your mydevolo.com credentials.
"platforms": [
  {
    "platform" : "Devolo",
    "name" : "Devolo",
    "host" : "x.x.x.x",
    "email" : "mail@host.com",
    "password" : "topsecret123"
  }
]

Optional parameters

Name of parameter Default value Notes
heartrate 3 specifies in seconds how often devolo-homebridge polls the central unit.

Credits

Powered by node-devolo. Thanks to @nicoh88.

Troubleshooting

If you run into issues related to this plugin, feel free to open an issue. Please start your homebridge installation with the command homebridge -D > logfile.txt 2>&1 and attach the generated logfile.

Changes

v0.1.4 (2017-07-15)

  • Smoke Detector supported
  • Thermostat Valve supported
  • Room Thermostat supported
  • Smart Metering Plug v2 supported
  • Support of Rules and Scenes via whitelist
  • Performance optimizations
  • Bugfix: Restart heartbeat in case of an error
  • Bugfix: Renew session if it has gone invalid

v0.1.3 (2017-03-06)

  • Switch Meter Device does not switch if disabled in devolo webgui.
  • Switch Meter Device shows current consumption and total consumption.
  • Door Sensor / Window Contact and Motion Device show light level.
  • Heartrate interval can be specified in config.
  • Bugfix: Fast switching of Switch Meter Device.

v0.1.2 (2017-02-22)

  • Bugfix: Switching of Switch Meter Device.

v0.1.1 (2017-02-21)

  • First version.

License

The MIT License (MIT)

Copyright (c) 2017 Kevin Dietrich

Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"), to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:

The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software.

THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS", WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.