GitHub - muammar/mkchromecast: Cast macOS and Linux Audio

I just downloaded VLC 3.0 Beta (using ubuntu ppa) and I wanted to know how to set it up to stream to chromecast. It's in the repo's NEWS that the feature has been added. Numerous news outlets are covering it. But, there is no example of how to actually use it yet. PyChromecast - PyPI PyChromecast is capable of ignoring the active input value when determining if the Chromecast is idle in the instance that the Chromecast is returning erroneous values. To ignore this CEC detection data in PyChromecast, append a Linux style wildcard formatted string to the IGNORE_CEC list in PyChromecast like in the example below. pychromecast. SMPlayer 17.4.0 Released - Linux Hint On Linux SMPlayer now uses a different web server, included in the packages, to serve files for Chromecast. If you installed the package webfs you can uninstall it now since SMPlayer won’t use it anymore; The option in the playlist to delete files from the disk has been removed; Support for some of the #EXTVLCOPT options in m3u/m3u8 playlists. Can't setup Chromecast (Mint 17). - Linux Mint Forums Dec 28, 2014

May 23, 2017 · Cast Video to Chromecast on Ubuntu. Mkchromecast 0.3.7 adds video cast support meaning that you can finally cast videos from your computer to a nearby TV. Video casting works both with node and ffmpeg backends. Now for the ‘drawback’ bit: video cast support is a CLI feature. There’s (currently) not GUI for it.

Setting up Cast to TV for casting your desktop to a Chromecast, in Debian / Ubuntu / Pop!_OS, Fedora or Arch Linux / Manjaro To use Cast to TV to stream your GNOME Shell desktop (version 3.34 or 3.36 only!) to a Chromecast, you'll need to install Cast to TV version 14 (or newer) and Cast to TV Desktop Add-on, install some GStreamer plugins, and tweak some PulseAudio settings. The following is a partial list of apps with Google Cast support, and the platforms on which each can run.The first Google Cast receiver released was Google's Chromecast in July 2013; a digital media player in the form of an HDMI dongle, the device streams media wirelessly via Wi-Fi after a selection is made through a supported mobile or web app, such as those listed below. Cast from the Linux desktop. For a quick way to stream audio from Linux to Chromecast check out the following nifty little tool. Called Mkchromecast, this small python tool that will cast your PC audio to your Chromecast without needing to rely on individual apps add Google Cast support first.

Can't setup Chromecast (Mint 17). - Linux Mint Forums

Set up Linux (Beta) on your Chromebook - Google Support