Adventurous Linux Smart Home Projects
You’ve used Linux smart home technology to regulate your home’s lights, sprinkler system, and video, and now you’re looking for more of a challenge. The projects in the following list require a bit more time and technology, but if you want to set up your own weather station, Linux smart home technology (and a few other pieces of hardware) can help you do that!
|Project||What You Need|
|Set up a weather station||Oww weather station software, a weather station unit, a weather
vane, anemometer cups, a test cable, serial port adapter, and a
|Automate thermostat controls||TXB16, TW523, CM11A, and either MisterHouse or Heyu
|Set up wireless networking||Wireless network card and a WAP (Wireless Access Point)|
|Set up routing||Network card and at least two computers (one may be the