- For Debian 10 or Ubuntu 18.04 you can compile garlic-player easily with this tutorial.
- On Android activate the "Install from Unknown Sources"
- On macOS disable the app verification for garlic-player
A Digital Signage Player is a media player which can play different content formats fetched from Internet or USB. They divide screens into different zones and their playlists contains orders. In addition, they offer reporting functions and possess more intelligence than the everyday media players we use regulary.
A Player for Digital Signage supports multiple monitors and is an important part of a Digital Signage Solution. Their formats can be images, videos, web pages as well as widgets. Therefore they have to meet high security requirements.
A SMIL Player is a Digital Signage Player which uses the SMIL-Language for creating playlists.
SMIL is a XML dialect which is standardized by the Word Wide Web Consortium (W3C). Exactly like HTML! The language describes playlists, time synchronizations, screen layouts, interactions and a lot more usable magic things for presentations.
SMIL covers nearly every requirement for digital signage and can be extended easily. It is open documentated and can be used by everyone without licenseor NDA hassle.
garlic.sh [options] SMIL_INDEXitemprop="mainEntity"
-h, --help Displays this help.
-v, --version displays version information.
-m, --windows-mode fullscreen, bigmultiscreen or windowed
-z, --windows-size e.g. 980x540
-s, --screen-select selected screen number.
Arguments: SMIL_INDEX Path to SMIL index
Or visit our CI-Builds directories.
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