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KWS RPC Builder for Node.js and browsers
Kurento Web SDK RPC Builder
The Kurento Web SDK RPC Builer project is a small RPC library for browser and Node.js. Currently only JsonRPC is supported, eventually XML-RPC will be added in the future.
The source code of this project can be cloned from the GitHub repository.
Be sure to have installed the Node.js tools in your system. It's heavily encouraged to use the latest Node.js and NPM versions from the Node.js project PPA instead of the packages available on the oficial Ubuntu repositories, since due to the fast-moving Node.js community and environment these last ones get easily outdated and can lead to incompatibility errors:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:chris-lea/node.js sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install nodejs nodejs-legacy
To install the library, it's recomended to do that from the NPM repository :
npm install kws-rpc-builder
Alternatively, you can download the code using git and install manually its dependencies:
git clone https://github.com/Kurento/kws-rpc-builder.git cd kws-rpc-builder npm install
To build the browser version of the library you'll only need to exec the grunt
task runner and they will be generated on the
dist folder. Alternatively,
if you don't have it globally installed, you can run a local copy by executing
How to test
Tests are autonomous and based on nodeunit testing framework. Their only
requirement is to exec previously
npm install to have installed all the
To exec test in Node.js, you only need to exec
npm test, that will launch
all the tests automatically.
What is Kurento
Kurento provides an open platform for video processing and streaming based on standards.
This platform has several APIs and components which provide solutions to the requirements of multimedia content application developers. These include
- Kurento Media Server (KMS). A full featured media server providing the capability to create and manage dynamic multimedia pipelines.
- Kurento Media Framework (KMF). A Java server-side API providing the required abstractions for creating applications that manage multimedia content, calls and conferences involving audio, video and data information.
- Kurento Android SDK (KAS). A Java and native SDK allowing easy integration of KMF into any kind of Android application.
To download binary releases of Kurento components visit http://kurento.org