A proxy for delivering Limelight media.

Limelight CDN Media Proxy

This is a node.js application that serves as a media proxy for Limelight CDN. This basically takes the following URL and maps it to the actual media download.


Where 0011aee4e21d4b84aecc342960eb876a is the Limelight CDN media ID. When this application is running on a server, you can then just navigate to that URL and it will download the file directly from Limelight CDN.

You can also use this with the <video> and <audio> tags.

<video src="http://localhost:4000/0011aee4e21d4b84aecc342960eb876a.mp4" controls />

You can install this module using NPM.

npm install -g limelight_proxy

To run the proxy on your server or computer, you can run with the following parameters.

limelight_proxy --organization 12345678 --secret abcd1234 --access_key zyx987 --port 4000