Now that we officially support Raspbian Stretch, here are the detailed installation steps if you don’t like image files or you simply want to install HestiaPi software on an existing system!
>> Discussion area << Supported features: Stretch update: We have upgraded from Jessie to Stretch, the latest stable distro release New optimised LCD driver for faster response to touch events Celsius, Fahrenheit, EU and HVAC mode support in the same image. See here for instructions to change mode. Easily
Now that DtDNS has officially suspended their operations some of you may have been locked outside their house. Noip.com is another tried, tested and approved solution for dynamic DNS to replace DtDNS. Find here how to seamlessly integrate it within your HestiaPi.
v6.0 – Supported features – Thank you paciotti! – Improved design with noise protection from high voltage spikes – Snaps on RaspberryPi Zero/3/2 – Supports both 3.3V and 5V BME sensors. – Dual relay can control 2 independent contacts, like heating thermostat, AC, fan or hot water – Relays offer
A few users have reported their WiFi being problematic dropping the connection every now and then. HestiaPi has its WiFi to automatically reconnect once the network is available but this hasn’t always solved the problem. Our latest update introduces a new optional cronjob script that does more. It tries to
Atmospheric pressure is now supported with the latest update! Note that only a software update is needed. The hardware is already there. No soldering required 😉 Monitor in realtime, plot against time or even use it to trigger a further action at a certain pressure level. Simply run this twice
After a few requests we are now very happy to work with Antares for any case customisations needed! Customer asked for oak wood. Have a look at his latest work and his website! Customisations from now on will be available upon request.
The latest release of HestiaPi offers very easy remote access to your home without touching your network modem/router or even knowing HestiaPi’s IP! Does not depend on port forwarding or DynDNS! Woohooo! Please note that this is an externally hosted service not controlled by you or us but by OpenHAB
As of 10.1 version, you can now connect your phone to the “HESTIAPI” network with HESTIAPI as the password. Once connected you will automatically be prompted on your phone to select your WiFi network (no hidden SSID supported yet) and enter the password. Your HestiaPi will restart
We have finally lifted our limit of 1 HestiaPi per order!!! RaspberryPi Zero W will soon be our only version of Raspberry used and the WiFi adapter together with the microUSB converter will be gone.
>> Discussion area << Supported features: Graphs Humidity setpoint logic my.openhab.org integration Default SSID settings for easier provisioning (see instructions below) Smart DynDNS updater script KRACK (Key Reinstallation AttaCK) vulnerability patched Full LCD area used Boost countdown shown on screen MQTT support!!! We now support
A new version (v2) of the case has been released. Fixes some alignment issues Optimised for better printing Reviewed for easier installation on wall See all v2 files (3 pieces) in 3D view here.
Update to the latest HestiaPi version and see how your home reacts to your heating/cooling and humidity controls. Valuable insight for serious homeowners. A new image (v9) will soon include all these changes. For the impatient, here are the steps needed: 1. Visit from a browser http://:8080 And choose PaperUI
Forum user dexterp37 just won a FREE HestiaPi Touch! Thank you all for your very valuable input and help! We will get in touch with you directly.
Use this link: HestiaPi Touch Kit – Saver
For those who prefer more insight (like us) rather than blindly installing an image file here are some very rough steps. Please read the warning: Under User Manual: Documentation Please help us making it better if you find mistakes by posting here.
So you want a cheaper HestiaPi? OK, let’s try to cut down some costs for you: Do you already have a RasPi Zero or Zero W sitting? Put it to good use then and remember to add WiFi and adapter in the basket only if needed. Do you also have