flutter_vlc_player 0.0.2

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VLC Player Plugin #

Flutter plugin to view local videos and videos from the network. Work example:

Getting Started #

iOS integration: For iOS you needed to add this two rows into Info.plist file (see example for details):


To start using the plugin, copy this code or follow the example:

import 'package:flutter/material.dart';
import 'package:flutter_vlc_player/vlc_player.dart';
import 'package:flutter_vlc_player/vlc_player_controller.dart';

class ExampleVideo extends StatefulWidget {
  _ExampleVideoState createState() => _ExampleVideoState();

class _ExampleVideoState extends State<ExampleVideo> {
  final String urlToStreamVideo = '';
  final VlcPlayerController controller = VlcPlayerController();
  final int playerWidth = 640;
  final int playerHeight = 360;

  Widget build(BuildContext context) {
    return Scaffold(
      body: VlcPlayer(
        defaultWidth: playerWidth,
        defaultHeight: playerHeight,
        url: urlToStreamVideo,
        controller: controller,
        placeholder: Center(child: CircularProgressIndicator()),

To take screenshot from video just follow next code:

Uint8List image = await controller.makeSnapshot();

Current issues #

Current issues list is here.
Found a bug? Open the issue.

0.0.2 #

0.0.1 #

  • initial flutter vlc plugin (not working with android x)


flutter_vlc_player_example #

Demonstrates how to use the flutter_vlc_player plugin.

Getting Started #

This project is a starting point for a Flutter application.

A few resources to get you started if this is your first Flutter project:

For help getting started with Flutter, view our online documentation, which offers tutorials, samples, guidance on mobile development, and a full API reference.

Use this package as a library

1. Depend on it

Add this to your package's pubspec.yaml file:

  flutter_vlc_player: ^0.0.2

2. Install it

You can install packages from the command line:

with Flutter:

$ flutter pub get

Alternatively, your editor might support flutter pub get. Check the docs for your editor to learn more.

3. Import it

Now in your Dart code, you can use:

import 'package:flutter_vlc_player/flutter_vlc_player.dart';
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We analyzed this package on Jan 27, 2020, and provided a score, details, and suggestions below. Analysis was completed with status completed using:

  • Dart: 2.7.1
  • pana: 0.13.4
  • Flutter: 1.12.13+hotfix.5

Health suggestions

Fix lib/vlc_player_controller.dart. (-1 points)

Analysis of lib/vlc_player_controller.dart reported 2 hints:

line 15 col 3: The class 'Future' wasn't exported from 'dart:core' until version 2.1, but this code is required to be able to run on earlier versions.

line 22 col 3: The class 'Future' wasn't exported from 'dart:core' until version 2.1, but this code is required to be able to run on earlier versions.

Format lib/flutter_vlc_player.dart.

Run flutter format to format lib/flutter_vlc_player.dart.

Format lib/generated/i18n.dart.

Run flutter format to format lib/generated/i18n.dart.

Format lib/vlc_player.dart.

Run flutter format to format lib/vlc_player.dart.

Maintenance suggestions

The package description is too short. (-20 points)

Add more detail to the description field of pubspec.yaml. Use 60 to 180 characters to describe the package, what it does, and its target use case.

Package is pre-v0.1 release. (-10 points)

While nothing is inherently wrong with versions of 0.0.*, it might mean that the author is still experimenting with the general direction of the API.


Package Constraint Resolved Available
Direct dependencies
Dart SDK >=2.0.0-dev.68.0 <3.0.0
cryptoutils ^0.4.0 0.4.0
flutter 0.0.0
Transitive dependencies
collection 1.14.11 1.14.12
meta 1.1.8
sky_engine 0.0.99
typed_data 1.1.6
vector_math 2.0.8