foscamhd-client

simple client for Foscam HD cameras providing a few basic operations

npm install foscamhd-client
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node-foscamhd

simple client for Foscam HD cameras providing a few basic operations

Usage

setup and configure

var FoscamHdClient = require('foscamhd-client');

var client = new FoscamHdClient({
    host: 'http://domain.com',
    port: 1138,
    user: 'admin',
    pass: 'sup3rs3cr3t'
});

get url of mjpeg stream todo: add optional guest and operator user/pass sections to config, pass in role as param

client.getStreamUrl(function(err, url){
    // handle error and/or do stuff
    // url should be something like: http://domain.com:1138/cgi-bin/CGIStream.cgi?cmd=GetMJStream&usr=admin&pwd=sup3rs3cr3t
});

moves camera to preset location 'name' todo: add method to surface list of preset names

client.gotoPreset(name, function(err, resp){
    // handle error and/or do stuff
});

get current infrared mode ('auto' or 'manual')

client.getIrMode(function(err, mode){
    // handle error and/or do stuff
});

set infrared mode ('auto' or 'manual')

client.setIrMode(mode, function(err, resp){
    // handle error and/or do stuff
});

set infrared led state ('on' or 'off') note: IrMode must be set to 'manual' or setting the state will have no effect

client.setIrState(state, function(err, resp){
    // handle error and/or do stuff
});

Testing

create a file in the ./tests/ directory called config.json as below (obviously, substitute your values)

{
    "testcamera": {
        "host":"http://domain.com",
        "port":"1138",
        "user":"admin",
        "pass":"sup3rs3cr3t",
    }
}

run the following

npm test
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