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No FireMotD ExportFile detected



If you see the Error message FireMotD: Info: No FireMotD ExportFile detected after starting openHABian for the first time, follow this Guide to get FireMotD set up:


openHABian Home Automation


  1. Go to the FireMotD directory cd /opt/FireMotD
  2. And run the following command sudo ./FireMotD -I -v (you will be prompted to use the root password that is openhabian by default)

openHABian Home Automation


  1. When you restart your Pi you will now be greeted by the useful FireMotD output.