Release notes for April 25, 2015
It’s been a month since the latest update and a lot has happened again. Here a quick overview of the new things.
Line Charts James has upgraded the history in the frontend to support line graphs. Line graphs will be shown for any entity that has a unit of measurement. The line graphs will also be shown in the more info card of an entity. See the demo for a live example.
ISY994 hub support Ryan has contributed support to integrate the ISY994 hub by Universal Devices. This allows you to integrate your X10/Insteon sensors, switches and lights.
He has created an extensive getting started guide which can be found on the ISY994 component page.
# Example configuration.yaml entry isy994:
Logbook I (Paulus) have added a logbook component. The logbook component provides a different perspective on the history of your house by showing all the changes that happened to your house in chronological order. See the demo for a live example.
# Example configuration.yaml entry logbook:
Transmission support James has also contributed support for integrating Transmission into Home Assistant.
# Example configuration.yaml entry sensor: platform: transmission name: Transmission host: 192.168.1.26 port: 9091 username: YOUR_USERNAME password: YOUR_PASSWORD monitored_variables: - type: 'current_status' - type: 'download_speed' - type: 'upload_speed'
Modbus support Kixam has contributed support for modbus, a serial communication protocol to control PLCs. It currently supports sensors and switches which can be controlled over serial, TCP and UDP connections.
# Example configuration.yaml entry modbus: type: serial method: rtu port: /dev/ttyUSB0 baudrate: 9600 stopbits: 1 bytesize: 8 parity: N sensor: platform: modbus slave: 1 registers: 16: name: My integer sensor unit: C 24: bits: 0: name: My boolean sensor 2: name: My other boolean sensor switch: platform: modbus slave: 1 registers: 24: bits: 0: name: My switch 2: name: My other switch