This is one of multiple ways we support OpenWRT. For an overview, see openwrt.
This is a presence detection scanner for OpenWRT using luci.
This component requires a workaround when using luci with HTTPS and a self-signed certificate.
Before this scanner can be used you have to install the luci RPC package on OpenWRT:
# opkg install luci-mod-rpc
To use this device tracker in your installation, add the following to your
# Example configuration.yaml entry device_tracker: - platform: luci host: ROUTER_IP_ADDRESS username: YOUR_ADMIN_USERNAME password: YOUR_ADMIN_PASSWORD
host (Required): The IP address of your router, e.g.,
username (Required): The username of an user with administrative privileges, usually
- password (Required): The password for your given admin account.
ssl (Optional): If your router enforces SSL connections, set to
true. Defaults to
See the device tracker component page for instructions how to configure the people to be tracked.
Some installations have a small bug. The timeout for luci RPC calls is not set and this makes the call fail.