Hass.io via the Command line


Hass.io upgrade process from the SSH command line

On the SSH command line, you can use the hassio command to retrieve logs, check the details of connected hardware, and more.

Home Assistant

$ hassio homeassistant info
$ hassio homeassistant logs
$ hassio homeassistant check
$ hassio homeassistant restart
$ hassio homeassistant start
$ hassio homeassistant stop
$ hassio homeassistant update

Supervisor

$ hassio supervisor info
$ hassio supervisor logs
$ hassio supervisor reload
$ hassio supervisor update

Host

$ hassio host reboot
$ hassio host shutdown
$ hassio host update

Hardware

$ hassio hardware info
$ hassio hardware audio

Usage examples

To update Home Assistant to a specific version, use the command:

hassio homeassistant update --version=x.y.z

Replace x.y.z with the desired version like --version=0.74.2

You can get a better description of the CLI capabilities by typing hassio help:

Usage:
  hassio [command]

Available Commands:
  addons        Install, update, remove and configure Hass.io add-ons
  dns           Get information, update or configure the Hass.io DNS server
  hardware      Provides hardware information about your system
  hassos        HassOS specific for updating, info and configuration imports
  help          Help about any command
  homeassistant Provides control of Home Assistant running on Hass.io
  host          Control the host/system that Hass.io is running on
  info          Provides a general Hass.io information overview
  snapshots     Create, restore and remove snapshot backups
  supervisor    Monitor, control and configure the Hass.io Supervisor

Flags:
      --api-token string   Hass.io API token
      --config string      Optional config file (default is $HOME/.homeassistant.yaml)
      --endpoint string    Endpoint for Hass.io Supervisor ( default is 'hassio' )
  -h, --help               help for hassio
      --log-level string   Log level (defaults to Warn)
      --no-progress        Disable the progress spinner
      --raw-json           Output raw JSON from the API

Use "hassio [command] --help" for more information about a command.

Console access

You can also access HassOS via a directly connected keyboard and monitor, the console. To log in to the physical console the username is root, with no password.