The pyload platform allows you to monitor your downloads with pyLoad from within Home Assistant and setup automation based on the information.

To enable this sensor, add the following lines to your configuration.yaml:

# Example configuration.yaml entry
  - platform: pyload

Configuration Variables

host string (Optional, default: localhost)

This is the IP address of your pyLoad download manager.

port integer (Optional, default: 8000)

The port your pyLoad interface uses.

name string (Optional, default: 20)

The name to use when displaying this pyLoad instance.

username string (Optional)

Your pyLoad username.

password string (Optional)

Your pyLoad password.

ssl boolean (Optional, default: false)

Enable SSL/TLS for the host.

If everything is setup correctly, the download speed will show up in the frontend.