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for later reference.

Tellstick

2019-04-04

Installation

Reference: http://elinux.org/R-Pi_Tellstick_core
Reference: http://developer.telldus.com/wiki/TellStickInstallationSource

Configuration

Reference: http://developer.telldus.com/wiki/TellStick_conf

sudo nano /etc/tellstick.conf

user = "username"
group = "groupname"
deviceNode = "/dev/tellstick"
ignoreControllerConfirmation = "false"

device {
  id = 1
  name = "Stue: Tak"
  controller = 0
  protocol = "arctech"
  model = "selflearning-dimmer"
  parameters {
    house = "14173210"
    unit = "1"
  }
}
device {
  id = 2
  name = "Stue: Hylle"
  controller = 0
  protocol = "arctech"
  model = "selflearning-dimmer"
  parameters {
    house = "14173211"
    unit = "1"
  }
}
device {
  id = 3
  name = "Kjøkken: Bord"
  controller = 0
  protocol = "arctech"
  model = "selflearning-dimmer"
  parameters {
    house = "14173212"
    unit = "1"
  }
}
device {
  id = 4
  name = "Kjøkken: Vifte"
  controller = 0
  protocol = "arctech"
  model = "selflearning-dimmer"
  parameters {
    house = "14173213"
    unit = "1"
  }
}

controller {
  id = 1
  # name = ""
  type = 2
  serial = ""
}

"TellStick not found" can result from telldusd not having enough permissions to access the device. Change user and group accordingly.