minitube - TV-like client for YouTube
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Minitube is a native YouTube client. With it you can watch YouTube
videos in a new way: you type a keyword, Minitube gives you an
endless video stream. Minitube does not require the Flash Player.
- NLS: on
Google is now requiring an API key in order to access YouTube Data
To obtain a key:
1. Create a new project at https://console.developers.google.com/
2. Select newly created project and go to Enable API,
go to APIs & auth / APIs, select the Youtube Data API
and click Enable.
3. Go to Credentials, click Create Credentials and choose API key.
4. If you are going to build minitube from ports, set
MINITUBE_GOOGLE_API_KEY=your_key in make.conf. If you use package
set GOOGLE_API_KEY environment variable to your key.
Make sure you also have a phonon4 backend installed at runtime:
The minitube port currently does not have a maintainer. As a result, it is
more likely to have unresolved issues, not be up-to-date, or even be removed in
the future. To volunteer to maintain this port, please create an issue at:
More information about port maintainership is available at:
Install minitube txz package:
# pkg install minitube