Chromecast-Kiosk

A system to create a digital signage system with google chromecasts.

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release state

beta

requirements

recommendations

benefits

installation

All you need todo is deploy the *.war - File in the webapps directory of a Tomcat 8.0.

upgrading

  1. Copy the *.json files from WEB-INF/config as backup.
  2. use the Tomcat manager to undeploy the current webapp and deploy the new one
  3. copy the json files back to WEB-INF/config

start casting

  1. add a ChromeCast, by IP and Name
  2. set target chromecast, the url and the refresh rate of the website you want to be displayed (for internal sides use the IP of the server not his name)
  3. see if they are still alive an playing

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