media_extractor component gets an stream URL and send it to a media player entity.
To use the media extractor service in your installation, add the following to your
# Example configuration.yaml entry media_extractor:
Go the the “Developer Tools”, then to “Call Service”, and choose
media_extractor/play_media from the list of available services. Fill the “Service Data” field as shown in the example below and hit “CALL SERVICE”.
This will download the file from the given URL.
|Service data attribute||Optional||Description|
||yes||Name(s) of entities to seek media on, e.g.,
||no||The ID of the content to play. Platform dependent.|
||no||The type of the content to play. Must be one of MUSIC, TVSHOW, VIDEO, EPISODE, CHANNEL or PLAYLIST MUSIC.|