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Copyright © 2014 Kurento. Licensed under LGPL License.

Kurento Utils for Node.js and Browsers

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The Kurento Utils project contains a set of reusable components that have been found useful during the development of the WebRTC applications with Kurento.

The source code of this project can be cloned from the GitHub repository.

Installation instructions

Be sure to have installed Node.js and [Bower] in your system:

curl -sL https://deb.nodesource.com/setup | sudo bash -
sudo apt-get install -y nodejs
sudo npm install -g bower

To install the library, it's recommended to do that from the NPM repository :

npm install kurento-utils

Alternatively, you can download the code using git and install manually its dependencies:

git clone https://github.com/Kurento/kurento-utils
cd kurento-utils
npm install

Screen and window sharing depens on the privative module kurento-browser-extensions. To enable its support, you'll need to install the package dependency manually or proportionate a getScreenConstraints function yourself on runtime. If it's not available, when trying to share the screen or a window content it will throw an exception.


To build the browser version of the library you'll only need to exec the grunt task runner and they will be generated on the dist folder. Alternatively, if you don't have it globally installed, you can run a local copy by executing




What is Kurento

Kurento provides an open platform for video processing and streaming based on standards.

This platform has several APIs and components which provide solutions to the requirements of multimedia content application developers. These include:

  • Kurento Media Server (KMS). A full featured media server providing the capability to create and manage dynamic multimedia pipelines.
  • Kurento Clients. Libraries to create applications with media capabilities. Kurento provides libraries for Java, browser JavaScript, and Node.js.


To download binary releases of Kurento components visit http://kurento.org

Code for other Kurento projects can be found in the GitHub Kurento group.

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