Package mosquitto

Open Source MQTT v5/v3.1.x Broker

Mosquitto is an open source message broker that implements the MQ Telemetry
Transport protocol version 3.1 and 3.1.1 MQTT provides a lightweight method
of carrying out messaging using a publish/subscribe model. This makes it
suitable for "machine to machine" messaging such as with low power sensors
or mobile devices such as phones, embedded computers or micro-controllers
like the Arduino.

Version: 2.0.18

See also: mosquitto-devel.

General Commands

mosquitto_ctrl a tool for initialising/configuring a Mosquitto broker instance
mosquitto_ctrl_dynsec mosquitto_ctrl module for controlling the Mosquitto Dynamic Security plugin.
mosquitto_passwd manage password files for mosquitto
mosquitto_pub an MQTT version 5/3.1.1/3.1 client for publishing simple messages
mosquitto_rr an MQTT version 5/3.1.1 client for request/response messaging
mosquitto_sub an MQTT version 5/3.1.1/3.1 client for subscribing to topics

File Formats

mosquitto.conf the configuration file for mosquitto


mosquitto-tls Configure SSL/TLS support for Mosquitto
mqtt MQ Telemetry Transport

System Administration

mosquitto an MQTT broker