Raspberry Pi kiosk mode for live-broadcast and looping video playback.
Plays media from a USB drive in a loop. Automatically switches to streaming live-broadcast video when available.
Copy all files in this directory to a Raspberry Pi with a fresh install of Raspbian OS.
# ssh to Raspberry Pi ssh email@example.com # download and install mclient cd /home/pi git clone https://github.com/jtschoonhoven/mclient.git # install mclient to /usr/local/bin sudo ./mclient/install_client # optionally install service to run mclient forever in background sudo ./mclient/install_service # reboot to apply all changes sudo reboot
After service install and reboot,
mclient will always be running in the background. Media will be displayed full-screen when detected.
mhelp - print additional instructions mstart - start background process mstop - stop background process mrestart - restart background process mrun - run process in the foreground mterm - force kill background process mstatus - show status of background process mlog - tail background process logs mrefresh - refresh screen display
See mhelp.md for more info.