Linn / OpenHome


The openhome platform allows you to connect an Openhome Compliant Renderer to Home Assistant such as a Linn Products Ltd HiFi streamer. It will allow you to control media playback, volume, source and see the current playing item. Openhome devices should be discovered by using the the discovery component, their device names are taken from the name of the room configured on the device.

Example configuration.yaml entry

discovery:
media_player:
  - platform: openhome

Example local audio playback action

action:
  - service: media_player.play_media
    data_template:
      entity_id:
        - media_player.linn_bedroom
      media_content_id: "http://172.24.32.13/Doorbell.mp3"
      media_content_type: music

Example web stream playback action

  - service: media_player.play_media
    data_template:
      entity_id:
        - media_player.linn_bedroom
      media_content_id: "http://media-ice.musicradio.com:80/ClassicFMMP3"
      media_content_type: music

Services

Media control services

Available services: invoke_pin

Service data attribute Optional Description
entity_id yes The name of the openhome device to invoke the pin on.
pin no Which pin to invoke.