Set up a mariadb SQL server. It support multible database, users and permission. If you want only connect from inside use core-mariadb as host address.

  "databases": ["homeassistant"],
  "logins": [
      "username": "hass",
      "host": "homeassistant",
      "password": "securePassword"
  "rights": [
      "username": "hass",
      "host": "homeassistant",
      "database": "homeassistant",
      "grant": "ALL PRIVILEGES ON"

Configuration variables:

  • databases (Require): Listen of databases.
  • logins (Require): Listen of logindata they will create or update.
    • username (Require): Username for login.
    • host (Require): Host for login, if you need a login with multibe hosts, use ‘%’.
    • password (Require): Password for login.
  • rights (Require): Listen of rights to be handle.
    • username (Require): Username for grant rights.
    • host (Require): Host is a part of username like above.
    • database (Require): Database name to grant this user rights to.
    • grant (Require): SQL grant part for access too.

Home Assistant configuration

Use the following configuration in Home Assistant to use the database above:

  db_url: mysql://hass:[email protected]/homeassistant