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This is a convenience function for invoking media capture and rendering using the rtc-capture and rtc-attach packages respectively within an application.


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Example Usage

Default constraints { audio: true, video: true } capture and rendering an new video element within the document.body:

// capture using default constraints and render a new video element
// in the document body
require('rtc-media')({ target: document.body });

In the event that you wish to make use of any of the plugins, then the following example demonstrates how to provide a single "capture and render" call that will work with a plugin:

var crel = require('crel');

// ensure we have a style tag that tells the video renderer what size it should be
document.body.appendChild(crel('style', [
  'body { margin: 0px; width: 100vw; height: 100vh; overflow: hidden }',
  'body > * { width: 100%; height: 100%; object-fit: contain }'

// specify a plugin
  target: document.body,
  plugins: [


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