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    chunky-webcampublic

    chunky webcam

    send .webm recordings from a webcam stream, in chunks of user-specified time, to a socket.io server

    installation

    npm install chunky-webcam
    

    usage

    var chunky = require('../index.js')
      , getUserMedia = require('get-user-media')
     
    // get user webcam 
    getUserMedia({ video: true, audio: false}, (err, stream) => {
     
        // setup chunky-webcam, with our stream 
        // it will record 1000ms chunks, 
        // and send them with a 'video' event to 'localhost:9999' 
        // where our server runs 
        chunk = chunky(stream, 1000, 'localhost:9999')
     
        console.log('chunky-webcam', chunk)
     
        // let's say our server will send 'data' events 
        chunk.socket.on('data', data => {
            // we will add them to our msg element 
            console.log('heard from server!', data)
        })
    })

    see examples/ for a robust client/server example.

    api

    var chunk = chunky(webcam_stream, chunk_duration_ms, uri)

    start sending .webm files of length chunk_duration_ms to a socket.io server uri

    takes a webcam media stream.

    the client will emit 'video' events over the socket.io connection, each containing binary blobs of the video

    chunk.socket

    the underlying socket.io connection.

    use this to, for example, subscribe to events coming from your socket.io server. or to emit other kinds of events to this server.

    license

    BSD

    Keywords

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    install

    npm i chunky-webcam

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    version

    0.0.1

    license

    BSD-2-Clause

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