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Presence Detection Resurrection

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Yes, another update. Until I start using Blueprints I think this’ll be the last one for a while. Probably. Oh, you may want to grab a cuppa before you dive ...

HA venv to Docker

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Another year, another Python deprecation, another flood of posts asking how to upgrade a Python venv. 

Home Assistant, Docker, and using SSH

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A common problem that comes up with people using one of the Supervisor based install methods, or Docker, is that when they try to use ssh it fails, yet when ...

YAML in automations and scripts

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I see many people struggle with the formatting for automations (and scripts) because the official docs are structured in a manner that assumes you’re going t...