Home Surveillance with Raspberry with only ~100 lines of Python Code. For technical details check the medium post. Hope you like it.
Installation to a new Raspberry2 B+
Install necessary libraries
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install build-essential python2.7-dev python-setuptools
sudo easy_install pip
sudo pip install picamera
Setup config files
- Set email address to be used by the agent. It is in the source code.
- Set your email address to be noticed for each alert
Run the agent
- Go to given URL on the terminal
- Activate or deactivate the agent. The idea here, if you are close to your house, your phone will connect to your net before you enter the house, then you can deactivate the agent to prevent wrong alert on you. You should also activate it before leaving the house. Itĺl give you some time to leave the house then become active.