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picast

picast

Play media from your computer on a Raspberry Pi hooked up to a TV.

Status

Experimental. Some values are hardcoded.

Happy to get this working for more folks! Post an issue or send a PR if you're interesting in using this as well. ๐Ÿ‘‹

Usage

Raspberry Pi

$ picast --serve

Make sure omxplayer is installed.

Laptop, Desktop, Phone (via Termux)

On the same local network as the Pi, run

$ picast media.mp4

It will find the Pi and instruct it to stream the media from the local machine.

You can control the omxplayer instance from stdin in this terminal.

License

ISC