Should anyone ask, monitoring energy usage around the apartment.

I was interested in calculating the expected power cost per appliance for the year based on historical data This works as follows: set up a bunch of HS110 devices to monitor power use around the house. (10s refresh rate)I run a Prometheus server with a retention time of 2.5 years (would be nice to compare yearly data + some …

Should anyone ask, 802.11r (roaming) on OpenWRT

~/Documents/src/home-network   master ●  sudo wpa_cli scan_results | grep +FT dc:9f:db:1c:ce:8e 2437 -49 [WPA2-PSK+FT/PSK-CCMP][ESS] imagiFi 68:72:51:1a:74:89 2437 -50 [WPA2-PSK+FT/PSK-CCMP][ESS] imagiFi 00:27:22:ca:ff:20 2437 -54 [WPA2-PSK+FT/PSK-CCMP][ESS] imagiFi dc:9f:db:58:ca:a2 2437 -61 [WPA2-PSK+FT/PSK-CCMP][ESS] imagiFi de:9f:db:1b:ce:8e 5260 -71 [WPA2-PSK+FT/PSK-CCMP][ESS] imagiFi 5 dc:9f:db:1b:ce:8e 5260 -71 [WPA2-PSK+FT/PSK-CCMP][ESS] imagiFi ~/Documents/src/home-network   master ●  Roaming/Fast Transition just got a whole …

Should anyone ask, creating timelapses and FFmpeg and a Hikvision PTZ camera

As the build continues I thought it would be interesting to experiment with creating timelapses of the process. There's already a Hikvision Pan-Tilt-Zoom camera on site and wired up. This post looks at the current (rather string and glue) approach to creating timelapses. I'm currently snapping a picture every two seconds [plus a bit of …

Three variations on the main room and kitchen position

This is a tough one. The room is 9m x7m and proving hard to lay out.Variation 1: kitchen on the street side (adjacent bedroom1)RenderingsPlanBenefitsI really like the idea of coming in and having the kitchen nearby the front doorMorning sunshine for breakfast will be niceMeans the main lounge seat can be tucked around the cornerNegativesWill …