Full version of Kodi Python Plugin for Domoticz home automation
Controls a single Kodi on your network. If you have more than one you can create multiple instances of the plugin via the Hardware page, one per Kodi.
- Creates four Domoticz devices per Kodi
- Basic status indicator, On/Off. Also has icon for Kodi Remote popup.
- Selector switch for content source: Video, Music, TV Shows, Live TV.
- Volume level. Icon mutes/unmutes, slider shows/sets volume.
- Playing indicator: Icon Pauses/Resumes, slider shows/sets percentage through media.
- Ships with 3 different, user selectable, icons sets: Default, Black and Round.
- Will send onscreen notifications to the Kodi if a Notifier name is specified.
- When network connectivity is lost the Domoticz UI will optionally show the device(s) with Red banner
Python version 3.4 or higher required & Domoticz version 3.87xx or greater.
- Go in your Domoticz directory using a command line and open the plugins directory.
git clone https://github.com/dnpwwo/Domoticz-Kodi-Plugin.git
- Restart Domoticz.
In the web UI, navigate to the Hardware page. In the hardware dropdown there will be an entry called "Kodi Players".
- Go in your Domoticz directory using a command line and open the plugins directory then the Domoticz-Kodi-Plugin directory.
- Restart Domoticz.
The Kodi itself must be set to allow it to be controlled by external programs. Google will tell you how to do that.
|IP Address||Will handle DNS names and IP V4 addresses (e.g 192.168.xxx.xxx)|
|Port||The port that the Kodi is listening on. Default 9090, will work unless you specifically changed it on your Kodi. Do not set this to 80 or 8080. The plugin does not use a web interface on the Kodi|
|Icon||Dropdown to allow icon set selection|
|Notifications||If true it will send notifications to the Kodi that will popup on the screen|
|Notifier Name||Only used if 'Notifications' is true. This name will appear in the list of notification targets when you use the 'Notifications' Button. Notifications you send to this target will appear on screen|
|Time Out Lost Devices||When true, the devices in Domoitcz will have a red banner when network connectivity is lost to the Kodi|
|Debug||When true the logging level will be much higher to aid with troubleshooting|
|On||For 'Volume' Device - Turns mute off,
For 'Playing' Device - Resume playback
|Set Volume <vol>
Set Level <level>
|For 'Volume' Device - Sets volume percentage to <vol>,
For 'Playing' Device - Sets position in media to <level> percent
For Source device - Sets current Window
|Resumes playing current media|
|Pauses playing current media|
|Rewind||Sets position in current media back to the start|
|Stops playing current media|
|Trigger Playlist <name> <position>||Start playing playlist <name> optionally at the supplied <position>|
|Trigger Favorites <position>||Start playing favorites optionally at the supplied <position>|
|Run <params>||Execute add on <params>|
|Off||For 'Volume' Device - Turns mute on,
For 'Playing' Device - Pause playback
|Video||Show Kodi 'Videos' window|
|Audio||Show Kodi 'Music' window|
|Photo||Show Kodi 'Pictures' window|
|1.9.0||Initial upload version|
|2.0.6||Add support for GUI.Screensaver events|
|2.1.6||Add option to activate Screensaver on 'Shutdown' or 'Off'|
|2.2.1||"Sleep" option changed to use UDP ActivateScreensaver call|
|2.2.3||Bug fix: Source selector selecting wrong source. Added 'Weather' source.|
|2.3.11||Added Blockly support, uplift error response handling and added 'Rewind' command|
|2.4.2||Bug fix: Changed handling for Play and Pause commands from scripts.|
|2.4.3||Added exception handling to onHeartbeat.|
|2.5.4||Upgraded error logging options. This requires you to go to the Hardware page and re-configure the Debug parameter otherwise you will see an 'onStart' error in the Domoticz log|
|2.5.6||onHeartbeat fix for when Device 2 does not exist.|
|2.6.4||Handles Domoticz returning structured JSON messages|
|2.6.5||Added support for Kodi Player.OnResume call. Later versions use this instead of resending Player.OnPlay|