chromecasts

    1.10.0 • Public • Published

    chromecasts

    Query your local network for Chromecasts and have them play media

    npm install chromecasts --save

    Usage

    const chromecasts = require('chromecasts')()
    
    chromecasts.on('update', players => {
      console.log('all players: ', players)
      player.play('http://example.com/my-video.mp4', {title: 'my video', type: 'video/mp4'})
    })

    API

    var list = chromecasts()

    Creates a chromecast list. When creating a new list it will call list.update() once. It is up to you to call afterwards incase you want to update the list.

    list.update()

    Updates the player list by querying the local network for chromecast instances.

    list.on('update', player)

    Emitted when a new player is found on the local network

    player.play(url, [opts], cb)

    Make the player play a url. Options include:

    {
      title: 'My movie',
      type: 'video/mp4',
      seek: seconds, // start by seeking to this offset
      subtitles: ['http://example.com/sub.vtt'], // subtitle track 1,
      autoSubtitles: true // enable first track if you provide subs
    }

    player.subtitles(track, [cb])

    Enable subtitle track. Use player.subtitles(false) to disable subtitles

    player.pause([cb])

    Make the player pause playback

    player.resume([cb])

    Resume playback

    player.stop([cb])

    Stop the playback

    player.seek(seconds, [cb])

    Seek the video

    player.status(cb)

    Get a status object of the current played video.

    player.on('status', status)

    Emitted when a status object is received.

    License

    MIT

    Keywords

    none

    Install

    npm i chromecasts

    DownloadsWeekly Downloads

    528

    Version

    1.10.0

    License

    MIT

    Unpacked Size

    11.7 kB

    Total Files

    4

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