Mock Backend Skill

Disable mycroft from phoning home.mycroft.ai

About

Just install the skill and backend will be disabled

PRIVACY NOTE: you need to setup your own STT, by default it will use google

kaldi and deepspeech are supported

This is beta, some skills WILL break, you will lose:

  • web skill settings interface
  • web device configuration interface
  • wolfram alpha proxy
  • open weather map proxy
  • geolocation api
  • send emails functionality (unless configured in mock_backend.conf)

Configuration

configure backend by editing/creating ~/.mycroft/mock_backend/mock_backend.conf

restarting mycroft is needed after editing this file

see OpenJarbas/mock-backend for details

{
    "stt": {
        "module": "google"
    },
    "backend_port": 6712,
   
    "mail_user": "xxx@gmail.com",
    "mail_password": "xxx",
    
    "default_location": {
        "city": {
            "code": "Lawrence",
            "name": "Lawrence",
            "state": {
                "code": "KS",
                "name": "Kansas",
                "country": {
                    "code": "US",
                    "name": "United States"
                }
            }
        },
        "coordinate": {
            "latitude": 38.971669,
            "longitude": -95.23525
        },
        "timezone": {
            "code": "America/Chicago",
            "name": "Central Standard Time",
            "dstOffset": 3600000,
            "offset": -21600000
        }
    },
    "geolocate": false,
    "override_location": false,
    "email": "xxx@gmail.com"
}

Examples

  • “restore mycroft backend”
  • “disable mycroft backend”
  • “what backend are you using”

Credits

JarbasAl

Category

configuration

Tags

#configuration