mqtt camera platform allows you to integrate the content of an image file sent through MQTT into Home Assistant as a camera. Every time a message under the
topic in the configuration is received, the image displayed in Home Assistant will also be updated.
This can be used with an application or a service capable of sending images through MQTT.
To enable this camera in your installation, add the following to your
# Example configuration.yaml entry camera: - platform: mqtt topic: zanzito/shared_locations/my-device
A list of MQTT topics subscribed to receive availability (online/offline) updates. Must not be used together with
The payload that represents the available state.
The payload that represents the unavailable state.
The MQTT topic subscribed to receive availability (online/offline) updates. Must not be used together with
A list of connections of the device to the outside world as a list of tuples
[connection_type, connection_identifier]. For example the MAC address of a network interface:
"connections": ["mac", "02:5b:26:a8:dc:12"].
A list of IDs that uniquely identify the device. For example a serial number.
Defines a template to extract the JSON dictionary from messages received on the
The MQTT topic subscribed to receive a JSON dictionary payload and then set as sensor attributes. Implies
force_update of the current sensor state when a message is received on this topic.