I wouldn't have to do any of this if I were allowed to talk to the client about the possibility of switching to MQTT in his backend.
@moonman @lnxw48a1 I know how to do client side stuff, dunno specofics regarding the backend setup for it. Sorry. I'll think about it though.
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