|Lucien Cartier-Tilet 61d1c6c48d|
ytplay.el is a utility for playing YouTube videos (mainly, not tested
with other websites) from Emacs in an external video player.
This package is geared towards Linux users in particular, but PR for adding support for other operating systems are welcome!
A couple of options are available for installing
ytplay.el. The first
one is to clone the repository in your
load-path and add the following
.emacs or your
In my case, I prefer using
(use-package ytplay :ensure t :defer t :straight (ytplay :type git :host nil :repo "https://labs.phundrak.com/phundrak/ytplay.el"))
I personally also added
:build t in the straight recipe to ensure
Emacs compiles my package, both to
.eln files (I am on Emacs
feature/native-comp got merged into
There is probably a similar way to install it with pure
quelpa, but I’m not knowledgable enough for that, feel free to create
a PR to add some more installation instructions!
There is currently no plans of making this package available on MELPA or non-gnu elpa.
For now, only one variable can be edited by the user in order to
- Executable name of your video player. It can
be either its name if it is present on your
$PATH, or a path to the executable. Default value:
ytplay.el is available under the GNU GPL-3.0 license. You can find the
full text in LICENSE.md.