Integration - MQTT
MQTT is used by hobbyist and developers to integrate and extend the functionality of SolarAssistant into their projects.
Enable MQTT output
Navigate to the "Configuration" tab and start MQTT:
Determine SolarAssistant local network IP
Also on the "Configuration" tab, determine what it's wlan0 (WiFi) or eth0 (LAN) IP is:
Connect to MQTT
There are various utilities available to consume MQTT messages. In the example below, we will use the mosquitto client.
The result will be a continous stream of MQTT messages. To exit, press ctrl-c.