node-red-contrib-battery

    1.0.1 • Public • Published

    node-red-contrib-battery

    A Node Red node to get information about the battery

    Install

    Run the following npm command in your Node-RED user directory (typically ~/.node-red):

    npm install node-red-contrib-battery
    

    Node Usage

    Get information about the battery by injecting a random message into this node:

    Flow

    The msg.payload of the output message contains a lot of data about the battery:

    • hasbattery: indicates presence of battery.
    • cyclecount: numbers of recharges.
    • ischarging: indicates if battery is charging.
    • maxcapacity: max capacity of battery.
    • currentcapacity: current capacity of battery.
    • percent: charging level in percent.
    • timeremaining: minutes left (if discharging).
    • acconnected: AC connected.
    • type: battery type.
    • model: model.
    • manufacturer: manufacturer.
    • serial: battery serial.

    Limitation

    This node can be run on a number of operating systems, but check this table to make sure the required information is accessible on your platform!

    Most systems running Node-RED wil not contain a battery. For example on Raspberry Pi, the msg.payload.hasbattery field will contain false and all other fields will contain no data ...

    Install

    npm i node-red-contrib-battery

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    9

    Version

    1.0.1

    License

    Apache-2.0

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    20.8 kB

    Total Files

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