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Mac OSX Local Web Server for Tasmota Firmware Binaries

blakadder edited this page Nov 4, 2019 · 2 revisions

Mac OSX comes with a built in web server, although it's not running by default. Starting the web server can be done by running:

sudo apachectl start

To start the server, you'll be asked for your user's password.

Opening your localhost will show you 'it works!', which will tell you that much - it works.

The folder to put files in is


You may wish to create a subfolder for the firmware files.

Use the IP address of this local web server to OTA flash Tasmota. You can determine your IP address here. For example,

Issue this command to stop the web server when your are done flashing:

sudo apachectl stop

Note: The MAMP web server does not seem to deliver the results as expected!

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