opened 06:46PM - 27 Oct 19 UTC insserv: Script homebridge is broken: incomplete LSB comment. Jan 11 00:28:16 raspberrypi homebridge[562]: [1/11/2017, 12:28:16 AM] Temper…t [2019-1-20 12:21:34] [Ceiling RGB’s] Initializing MagicHome accessory… Thanks glad it’s helped!, ### Homebridge Log / Command Output Jun 09 13:06:06 raspberrypi systemd[1]: Started Node.js HomeKit Server. Sep 02 21:59:31 raspberrypi homebridge[300]: [9/2/2018, 9:59:31 PM] [WeatherPlus] Error retrieving rain 2) sudo mkdir /home/homebridge/.config Jul 31 13:31:26 Pixel-Pi homebridge[1941]: at Function.User.storagePath (/opt/node/lib/node_modules/homebridge/lib/user.js:30:15) “philipsLights”: true, This step makes the whole folder readable, writable and executable by any accounts on your machine. the one I have is failing the json lint page. at emitOne (events.js:96:13) Fab, Thanks! Nov 01 20:09:55 raspberrypi homebridge[629]: Feb 05 19:49:55 raspberrypi3 homebridge[372]: Loaded: error (Reason: Invalid argument) [2019-1-20 12:21:34] [Thermostat] Logging into tcc… npm WARN checkPermissions Missing write access to /usr/lib/node_modules “name”: “Homebridge”, [1/16/2019, 8:47:15 PM] [TplinkSmarthome.API] client.startDiscovery({“discoveryInterval”:10000,”deviceTypes”:[],”deviceOptions”:{“timeout”:15000},”macAddresses”:[],”excludeMacAddresses”:[]}) Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window), Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window), Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window), Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window). Jun 10 21:32:13 raspberrypi homebridge[10347]: at (/usr/lib/node_modules/homebridge/lib/server.js:90:36) Linux raspberrypi3 4.9.59-v7+ #1047 SMP Sun Oct 29 12:19:23 GMT 2017 armv7l. [2018-8-22 17:50:14] [sensor] iaq: 1 good Process: 11201 ExecStart=/usr/bin/homebridge $HOMEBRIDGE_OPTS (code=exited, status=1/FAILU ———— Hi Tim, thank you but I realised that I had a typo in one of the files. here is the output of my logs: Dec 23 01:35:00 raspberrypi systemd[1]: Stopped Node.js HomeKit Server. As you can see, it starts the mplayer but the mplayer will be closed within a couple of second. i followed the instructions, and while homebridge starts for me when running it interactively, it does not start by systemd. Just a simple question. Here is the config.json file: before: Hi Tim Thanks for sharing. One other point I forgot to mention… I am not able to connect to homebridge from the home app on any of my devices.. }] Okt 14 10:52:34 raspberrypi systemd[1]: Stopped Node.js HomeKit Server. Executing /usr/sbin/update-rc.d homebridge defaults getaddrinfo EAI_AGAIN”. Do I need to add something else to the config.json file? ● homebridge.service – Node.js HomeKit Server Jun 09 13:06:11 raspberrypi homebridge[350]: Or enter this code with your HomeKit app on your iOS device to pair with Homebridge: Hmm I believe it’s the location of the config file since it’s not the default. “deviceCfgs”: [{ “doorOpensInSeconds”: 14 Jun 10 19:57:54 raspberrypi systemd[1]: homebridge.service: Unit entered failed state. └─629 homebridge. This could cause some problems if people mix up your and the gists sources. Nov 11 09:40:42 raspberrypi systemd[1]: Starting Node.js HomeKit Server… Would it matter which version of nodejs etc? Jun 09 13:06:11 raspberrypi homebridge[350]: Nov 11 09:40:42 raspberrypi systemd[1]: Unit homebridge.service entered failed state. sudo systemctl restart homebridge then everything works fine. “lightName”: “Living Room Floor Lamp”, Thanks! Active: active (running) since Tue 2018-01-23 08:03:36 UTC; 2s ago my homebridge file is located at : /usr/bin/homebridge. at EventedHTTPServer.listen (/usr/local/lib/node_modules/homebridge/node_modules/hap-nodejs/lib/util/eventedhttp.js:60:19) ~ What could be the probelm? Thanks for the great and simple guide from someone with no previous linux experience. “001788FFFE099838”: “k6el9a1tm18K4ITh4J6wpY2XG28qqUUPWmpWvWdC” it show below, [email protected]:~ $ systemctl status homebridge