Downloader Service

Summary: Uses the youtube-dl command to download and then serve video files over HTTP.


Listens to the downloader/command/request command, and responds with a downloader/event/available event.


brew install youtube-dl
npm i


npm start

Ensure the manager is running in order to communicate over web sockets.

To see a demo of the downloader in action, set DEBUG=true.
To change the port that the HTTP server binds to, set, e.g. PORT=4000