Using RTSP from Xiaomi camera with MiHome cloud working. Testing needed

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I made a tool to enable the Xiaomi Camera Gateway to work with RTSP without flashing a alternate firmware and therefore keeping MiHome cloud functionality working. Using the camera with Home Assistant is then fairly simple.

Seems to work fine with the camera I have ( but have not tested it on other xiaomi cameras.

Is there anyone here that owns a different Xiaomi P2P camera willing to test and report?


how the same things can be done in Android OS? i mean forwarding video from xiaomi camera to RTSP by android.

I have 6 new cameras still in the box, will give it a try next week and update

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found that this solution worked for me (vm with ubuntu)

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This macro is part of pkg-config which you can install via apt-get install pkg-config .

Anyone using this with I have integrated it but rtsp stream is very laggy and mainly only shows stills?

I use it on the Ubuntu host system and it is very smooth. Before that I tried it from docker container but it was terrible.

Thanks Ill give that a shot I was running it on a dedicated Pi 3 but should just move it over to my ubuntu server