HOT: Updatenamento 0.85 for Home Assistant

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- The development team of Home Assistant has released a new updatenamento for the known thepersonale HUB, which leads to the version 0.85.x.

First, important information is to report the absence of the new graphic interface "Lovelace"Which default of theHUB: proset for this version, it was made to slide to prosximo release 0.86.x. Given the end-of-year suspension, the fix backlog is also lagging behind developments, so a lot of things have been slipped to prossimo update, including Lovelace.

During the break - which does not directly concern this update, but still concerns the ecosystem - was released on Home Assistant Data Science Portal, an environment for collect and process statistical data of domotics. We will focus on this appena possible.

Returning to the new version, it is important to point out the introduction of native support a ESPHome, a system for managing ESP8266 / EPS32 SOCs. The native APIs replace MQTT for ESPHome firmware and are natively designed for maximum efficiency in functionnamento with Home Assistant. HASSIO from today it has a new one add-on to help with the configuration of this component.

Many new components and platforms, among which we point out:

  • ESPHome, as explained;
  • a new component "air pollutants”To survey air pollutants;
  • a new component to survey air quality and other parameters starting from personal weather stations;
  • a new platform "Prezzibenzina"(Useful to us Italians);

and so on, among which we point out:


All the details of this release are available here.

Procedura DI UPGRADE Windows

The command (to be executed from procommand mpt) is the following:

pip3 install --upgrade homeassistant

In case you are running Python in a virtual environment, the commands are as follows:

cd homeassistant
py -m pip install --upgrade homeassistant

Procedura DI UPGRADE Linux / Raspberry

The commands for theupdate I'm:

sudo systemctl stop home-assistant@homeassistant
sudo -u homeassistant -H -s
source /srv/homeassistant/bin/activate
pip3 install --upgrade homeassistant
sudo systemctl start home-assistant@homeassistant

Procedura of UPGRADE Mac

Su MAC (via terminal) the command is as follows:

pip3 install --upgrade homeassistant

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