[SATLUG] Home automation via linux
geofff at w5omr.shacknet.nu
Sat Oct 10 20:14:34 CDT 2009
Alan Lesmerises wrote:
> I don't know if anyone has written a Linux driver or interface
> program, but those X-10 systems have a computer interface module that
> you could use to control lights & appliances through a computer
> (running Windows, of course). As I recall, the older ones used an
> RS232 port, but maybe they have graduated to USB or something else by
> now. At least it might be a start in the right direction for you.
Thanks, all, for the advice and suggestions. Heyu has been mentioned a
couple of times, and a nice, stripped down, command line version of
turning something off/on is what i was interested in.
Gui's cause bloat.
This message has been scanned for viruses and
dangerous content by MailScanner, and is
believed to be clean.
More information about the SATLUG