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Control Proxmox VM States from Home Assistant

Control Proxmox VM States from Home Assistant

Home Assistant only creates sensors for VM states, and does not yet provide a way to control those VMs. If you want to simply shutdown/startup a VM from Home Assistant, the rest_command is your friend.

Home Assistant - Ulauncher Extension

Home Assistant - Ulauncher Extension

A Ulauncher extension to view and control devices in your HomeAssistant instance.

Self-Hosted Server Rundown - Docker, LXCs, VMs, oh my.

Self-Hosted Server Rundown - Docker, LXCs, VMs, oh my.

This has been one of those projects that sees an upgrade month after month. Some of these services started on my Raspberry Pi 2B in 2014, or on a Linode server in 2010.

Sunpower Solar reporting in Home Assistant

Sunpower Solar reporting in Home Assistant

Python script for decoding Sunpower inverter packets and recording solar production, power consumption, and temperature in Home Assistant.

Faster Kodi Integration updates in Home Assistant

Faster Kodi Integration updates in Home Assistant

The Home Assistant Kodi Integration is nice, but as of writing it becomes slower the longer Home Assistant runs. This sucks, especially when automations (like turning on a power hungry receiver) don't run because of it.