mqtt-publish

A command line utility for quickly publishing a single MQTT message.


Keywords
MQTT IoT
Licenses
GPL-3.0-or-later/OML
Install
pip install mqtt-publish==1.0

Documentation

mqtt_publish

A command line utility for quickly publishing a single MQTT message.

Installation

Via pip, with pip install mqtt_publish.

Usage

From --help:

usage: mqtt_publish [-h] [--broker-port BROKER_PORT]
                    broker_address topic message

Command line utility for quick MQTT publishes

positional arguments:
  broker_address
  topic
  message

optional arguments:
  -h, --help            show this help message and exit
  --broker-port BROKER_PORT

Example

Once installed, the CLI should be available in path (assuming python is in path).

mqtt_publish home-server.lan bedroom/smart-plug/set on

The mqtt_publish CLI is available via the python executable with the -m flag.

path/to/python -m mqtt_publish home-server.lan bedroom/smart-plug/set off