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philipshue [2016/07/07 13:24]
wo_rasp
philipshue [2016/09/21 07:13]
wo_rasp Added information regarding github source path
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 Using the Hue Bridge allows smooth integration of pilight into the overall environment. Using the Hue Bridge allows smooth integration of pilight into the overall environment.
 The concept of the Hue Bridge is found here: http://​www.developers.meethue.com/​documentation/​core-concepts. The concept of the Hue Bridge is found here: http://​www.developers.meethue.com/​documentation/​core-concepts.
-The bridge itself is using the zigbee protocol to communicate with the Hue bulbs. ​This interface is currently not supported.\\+The bridge itself is using the zigbee protocol to communicate with the Hue bulbs. ​The zigbee ​interface ​protocol ​is currently not supported ​directly, however this is not considered to be a shortcoming,​ as bypassing the Hue Bridge is basically not recommended.\\ 
 +Until this protocol stack is integrated into the main pilight release, the updated development version is available at: 
 +https://​github.com/​wo-rasp/​pilight/​tree/​test_dev
  
 ^Feature^Support^ ^Feature^Support^
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 To use all available settings for the bulbs you do need to use the CLI interface for the protocol ''​philipshue''​ and ''​pilight-send''​ or ''​pilight-control''​. \\ To use all available settings for the bulbs you do need to use the CLI interface for the protocol ''​philipshue''​ and ''​pilight-send''​ or ''​pilight-control''​. \\
-The pilight WEBGUI, supports a subset of the capabilities of Hue bulbs.\\ 
  
 **Supported Brands** **Supported Brands**
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 **Config** **Config**
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 +In the followng example, it is assumed that the IP address of the Hue Bridge is 192.168.0.252.
  
 1. Create a user on the Hue Bridge: 1. Create a user on the Hue Bridge:
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 </​code>​ </​code>​
  
-or report the ''​username''​ generated:+or will report ​back the ''​username''​ generated:
 <​code>​ <​code>​
-$ pilight-send -p philipshue -i 192.168.1.252 --newuser+$ pilight-send -p philipshue -i 192.168.0.252 --newuser
 pilight-send:​ NOTICE: Create and authorize new user for pilight on Hue Bridge ... pilight-send:​ NOTICE: Create and authorize new user for pilight on Hue Bridge ...
 pilight-send:​ NOTICE: philipshue - post data = {"​devicetype":"​pilight"​} to url http://​192.168.0.252/​api pilight-send:​ NOTICE: philipshue - post data = {"​devicetype":"​pilight"​} to url http://​192.168.0.252/​api
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 $ pilight-control -d Hue1 -s off -v group=0 $ pilight-control -d Hue1 -s off -v group=0
  
-Apply scene+Apply scene
 $ pilight-control -d Hue1 -s off -v scene=497b50d84-on-0 $ pilight-control -d Hue1 -s off -v scene=497b50d84-on-0
  
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 When you configure conflicting parameters, only one parameter is accepted, the priority is: When you configure conflicting parameters, only one parameter is accepted, the priority is:
-- xy beats ct beats hue beats sat.+- xy beats ct, ct beats hue, hue beats sat.
  
 All lights act as a single repeater, if you need to extend your physical range, put a lamp inbetween. All lights act as a single repeater, if you need to extend your physical range, put a lamp inbetween.
  
-Once a light is ON, it stays on, do not sent ON commands repetively, as it slows down the bridge.+Once a light is ON, it stays ON, do not sent ON commands repetively, as it slows down the bridge.
  
  
philipshue.txt · Last modified: 2016/09/23 20:10 by wo_rasp