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Homebridge plugin for the hc-sr501 motion sensor on a Raspberry Pi. However, it should also work with basically any other motion sensor that triggers a pin on the Raspberry Pi's GPIOs.

Installation of other plugins

Run the following command

npm install -g homebridge-hc-sr501

Chances are you are going to need sudo with that.


This is an example configuration file

"accessories" : [
        "accessory" : "HC-SR501",
        "name" : "Motion Sensor",
        "pinId" : 24
Key Description
accessory Required. Has to be "HC-SR501"
name Required. The name of this accessory. This will appear in your homekit app
pinId Required. The pin you connected the motion sensor to.