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homebridge-mqtt-smoke-alarm

homebridge-mqtt-smoke-alarm

An homebridge plugin that creates an HomeKit smoke alarm accessory mapped on a MQTT topic.

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-smoke-alarm

Configuration

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

{
  "accessory": "mqtt-smoke-alarm",
  "name": "<name>",
  "url": "<url of the broker>", // i.e. "http://mosquitto.org:1883" 
  "username": "<username>",
  "password": "<password>",
  "topic": "<topic to get the alarm state>"
}