1. Download OTA image
Download the latest version of the OTA image from:
2. Enable OTA in the configuration.yaml file
2.1 Get the path to configuration.yaml
Get the path to configuration.yaml on the [Configuration] – [Info] page in HA.
For example: /home/guozi/.homeassistant
2.2 Create a new folder for the OTA image
Enter the following command in the terminal window to create a folder to store the OTA image:
2.3 Enable OTA
Add the following configuration to configuration.yaml:
3. Place the OTA at the specified path in the configuration file
Place the *.ota file downloaded in the first step in the /home/guozi/.homeassistant/ota, as shown in the figure:
5. Start OTA
5.1 The device automatically starts the OTA process
After the ZBMINI-L is successfully reconnected, the ZBMINI-L will start the OTA upgrade process within 1 minute.
5.2 Trigger OTA process on Home Assistant
On the [Configuration] page, go to [Devices] – [Manage Clusters] of ZBMINI-L to trigger the OTA process by sending the image_notify command in the OTA Cluster.
It takes about 10-30 minutes to upgrade ZBMINI-L. After the successful upgrade, you can see the current version information of the device in [Devices] – [Firmware].
The way to enable OTA in HAOS is similar to the operation in HACore, the main difference is that the configuration.yaml path is different.
1. Get/enter the path to the configuration.yaml file
For example: the path to configuration.yaml configuration file is /config
You can enter the /config directory by doing the following steps:
- Enter login to enter the bash shell
- Enter docker ps to view the Container ID of the container Home Assistant
- Enter docker exec -it Container ID /bin/bash
- Enter ls to see the configuration.yaml file
- mkdir ota , create an ota folder
- Place the .ota file in the USB flash drive under the ota folder:
- Insert the USB disk into the Raspberry Pi;
- Enter the ls /dev/sd* command to view the device file of the USB disk. In the example, sda1 is the USB flash drive;
- Enter the mount -o rw /dev/sda1 ~/usbdisk command to mount the USB disk;
- Enter the cp ~/usbdisk/zbmini-l-1006.ota ./ota/ command to copy the .ota file in the USB disk to the /config/ota directory
- Add the following configuration information to configuration.yaml: