Livestreamer extracts streams from various services
Livestreamer is a command-line utility that pipes video streams from various services into a video player, such as VLC. The main purpose of Livestreamer is to allow the user to avoid buggy and CPU heavy flash plugins but still be able to enjoy various streamed content. There is also an API available for developers who want access to the video stream data.
Repositories: Kodi Add-on repository
License: Simplified BSD
xbmc.python (>= 2.1.0)
script.module.requests (>= 1.1.0)
script.module.singledispatch (>= 188.8.131.52)
script.module.futures (>= 2.2.0)
How To Install
In order to install livestreamer you may use one of the repositories mentioned under Additional Information > Repositories section above. Or, simply download the addon directly (if such option is present).
To install from a repository
- Open up Kodi and navigate into Add-ons.
- Click the open box icon (above the side-menu).
- Select Install from repository.
- Select the repository you wish to install from.
- Select the addon type, e.g. Video add-ons.
- Select livestreamer.
- Click Install.