BeagleBone Black GPIO Switch


The bbb_gpio switch platform allows you to control the GPIOs of your BeagleBone Black.

To use yourBeagleBone Black’s GPIO in your installation, add the following to your configuration.yaml file:

# Example configuration.yaml entry
switch:
 - platform: bbb_gpio
   pins:
     GPIO0_7:
       name: LED Red
     P9_12:
       name: LED Green

Configuration variables:

  • pins array (Required): Array of used ports.
    • pin_name (Required): Port numbers and corresponding names.
      • name (Optional): Friendly name to use for the frontend.
      • initial (Optional): Initial state of the pin. Defaults to False.
      • invert_logic (Optional): If true, inverts the output logic to ACTIVE LOW. Default is false (ACTIVE HIGH).

For more details about the GPIO layout, visit the article about the BeagleBone Black.