I am using my LZW31-SN to control Hue Smart Bulbs. I am using Home Assistant w/ zwavejs2mqtt, the switch is set to smart bulb mode, etc., etc…
When testing the behavior of syncing the brightness from the Switch to the Hue Light Bulbs, I noticed that the brightness is only set on the switch after the local switch finishes dimming. For example, if I set a 3s manual dim time, when I turn the switch from off → on (dimming from 0 → 100%), the entity for the Switch only gets updated with the new brightness after 3s. I also manually used
mosquitto_sub to monitor the events, and sure enough, there’s an initial event and then the final event, but nothing in between.
This also happens when holding to dim–it only updates the brightness value on release.
Is this an issue with the switch, HA, or some config? Is there any way to have it submit periodic updates over zwave?