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NAME

Vlc::Engine - bindings for perl

VERSION

version 0.004

SYNOPSIS

  use Vlc::Engine;
  my $player = Vlc::Engine->new();
  $player->set_media("your_media");
  $player->play();
  sleep(30);
  $player->stop()
  $player->release();

DESCRIPTION

VLC is a free and open source cross-platform multimedia player and framework that plays most multimedia files as well as DVDs,Audio CDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols.

METHODS

new

    my $player = Vlc::Engine->new();
    #or with options
    my $options = ["--no-video", "--no-xlib"];
    my $player = Vlc::Engine->new($options);

This constructor returns a new Vlc::Engine object. Optional attributes include: Vlc options, you can get more info if you type vlc -H .

vlc_version

    $player->vlc_version();

This method is used to get the version of Vlc.

set_media

    $player->set_media("your_media");

This method is used to set your media (from local or from network is possible also).

play

    $player->play();

This method is used to start playing your media.

pause

    $player->pause();

This method is used to pause your player.

stop

    $player->stop();

This method is used to stop your player.

set_volume

    $player->set_volume(70);

This method is used to set volume.

get_volume

    my $volume = $player->get_volume();

This method is used to get volume.

set_mute

    $player->set_mute(1);

This method is used to set mute false or true, 0 is false and 1 is true.

get_mute

    my $mute_status = $player->get_mute();

This method is used to get mute status.

parsing_media

    $player->parsing_media();

This method is used to parse your media, it will help to get duration and more info ( you should run it before play).

parsing_media_async

    $player->parsing_media_async();

This method is used to parse your media with asynv, it will help to get duration and more info ( you should run it before play).

get_duration

    $player->get_duration();

This method will help you to get duration of your media by ms.

set_meta

    $player->get_meta('your_meta_param', 'value');

This method is used to modify meta.

save_meta

     $player->save_meta();

This method is used to save meata that you changed.

get_meta

     $player->get_meta('your_meta_param');

This method will help you to get info about your media by using params.

  • title - Get the title of your track

  • artist - Get the artist.

  • genre - Get the genre.

  • album - Get the Album.

  • copyright - Get the copyright.

  • track_number - Get track number.

  • description - Get description.

  • rating - Get rating.

  • date - Get date.

  • setting - Get setting.

  • url - Get url.

  • language - Get language.

  • now_playinge - Get now playinge.

  • publisher - Get publisher.

  • encoded_by - Get encoded by.

  • artwork_url - Get artwork url.

  • track_id - Get track id.

  • track_total - Get track total.

  • director - Get director.

  • season - Get season.

  • episode - Get episode.

  • show_name - Show name

  • actors - Get actors.

get_state

    my $state = $player->get_state();

This method is used to get state of your player.

event_manager

    my $event_manager = $player->event_manager();

This method is used to get an instance of event manager.

event_attach

    $player->event_attach($manager, 'media_player_playing', \&play);

This method is used to run a function when your player get a specifc event. $manager is an event_manager instance 'media_player_playing' is an event, play( is a function. Here are some events that you can check:

  • media_player_playing

  • media_player_stopped

  • media_meta_changed

  • media_sub_item_added

  • media_duration_changed

  • media_parsed_changed

  • media_freed

  • media_state_changed

  • media_subItem_tree_added

  • media_player_media_changed

  • media_player_nothing_special

  • media_player_buffering

  • media_player_paused

  • media_player_forward

  • media_player_backward

  • media_player_end_reached

  • media_player_encountered_error

  • media_player_time_changed

  • media_player_position_changed

  • media_player_seekable_changed

  • media_player_pausable_changed

  • media_player_title_changed

  • media_player_snapshot_taken

  • media_player_length_changed

  • media_player_vout

  • media_player_scrambled_changed

  • media_player_corked

  • media_player_uncorked

  • media_player_muted

  • MediaPlayerUnmuted

  • media_player_audio_volume

  • media_list_item_added

  • media_list_will_add_item

  • media_list_view_will_add_item

  • media_list_item_deleted

  • media_list_will_delete_item

  • media_list_view_will_delete_item

  • media_list_player_played

  • media_list_player_next_item_set

  • media_list_player_stopped

  • media_discoverer_started

  • media_discoverer_ended

  • vlm_media_added

  • vlm_media_removed

  • vlm_media_changed

  • vlm_media_instance_started

  • vlm_media_instance_stopped

  • vlm_media_instance_status_init

  • vlm_media_instance_status_opening

  • vlm_media_instance_status_playing

  • vlm_media_instance_status_pause

  • vlm_media_instance_status_playing

  • vlm_media_instance_status_end

  • vlm_media_instance_status_error

set_media_list

    $player->set_media_list("your_first_media");
    $player->set_media_list("your_second_media");

This method is used to set list (from local or from network is possible also).

play_list

    $player->play_list();

This method is used to play list or medias.

play_next

    $player->play_next();

This method is used to play next media in the list.

play_previous

    $player->play_previous();

This method is used to play previous media, in the list.

pause_list

    $player->pause_list();

This method is used to pause playing your list.

stop_list

    $player->stop_list();

This method is used to stop playing a list.

SEE ALSO

For more information, please visit VLC.

AUTHOR

James Axl, <jamesaxl@falseking.org>

SUPPORT

Bugs / Feature Requests

Please report any bugs or feature requests on my email or create a ticket here

https://fossil.falseking.org/vlc-engine/flk

Source Code

This is open source software. The code repository is available for public review and contribution under the terms of the license.

https://fossil.falseking.org/vlc-engine/flk

COPYLEFT AND LICENSE

Copyleft (C) 2017 by James Axl For the love of the community

This library is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself, either Perl version 5.24.1 or, at your option, any later version of Perl 5 you may have available.