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CDN Load Balancer plugin for AVPlayer on iOS, iPadOS & tvOS

Framework installation

CocoaPods

                target 'MyApp' do
  use_frameworks!
  pod 'LumenCDNLoadBalancerAVPlayerPlugin'
end
            
                pod install
            

Configuration

                <key>NSAppTransportSecurity</key>
<dict>
  <key>NSAllowsArbitraryLoads</key>
  <true/>
</dict>
            
                <key>DeliveryClient</key>
<dict>
  <key>Key</key>
  <string><delivery-client-key></string>
</dict>
            

Code integration

                import LumenCDNLoadBalancerAVPlayerPlugin
            
                @main
class AppDelegate: UIResponder, UIApplicationDelegate {
  func application(_ application: UIApplication, didFinishLaunchingWithOptions launchOptions: [UIApplication.LaunchOptionsKey: Any]?) -> Bool {
    /*
     * If you can not add your Delivery Client Key in Info.plist
     * Call instead: LMDeliveryClientPlugin.initializeApp(withDeliveryKey: "<delivery-client-key>")
     */
    LMDeliveryClientPlugin.initializeApp()
    ...
  }

  ...
}
            
                plugin = LMDeliveryClientPlugin.newBuilder(uri: manifestUrl)
      .createAVPlayer()
      .start()
            
                avpController.player = plugin.avPlayer
plugin.avPlayer.play()
            
                plugin?.stop()
            

Additional options

                func createPlugin() -> LMDeliveryClientPlugin {
  return LMDeliveryClientPlugin.newBuilder(uri: manifestUrl)
      .createAVPlayer()
      .orchestratorOptions({ o in
         /*
          * Set Orchestrator property
          *
          * param: String
          */
         o.orchestratorProperty("MY_PROPERTY")
         /*
          * Set the Delivery Client Key
          * Is only required if it was not set in Info.plist
          * Will override the Info.plist DeliveryClientKey value
          *
          * param: String
          */
         o.deliveryClientKey("<delivery-client-key>")
         /*
          * Set the log level
          * See the "How to investigate?" to know more
          *
          * param: LumenLogLevel
          */
         o.logLevel(.info)
          /*
           * Set latency in seconds
           *
           * param: Int
           */
         o.latency(3)
         /*
          * Set a proxy server
          * Allows the use of a proxy server in the middle
          * Format is host:port
          *
          * params: String
          */
         o.proxyServer("MY_PROXY_HOST:PORT")
         /*
          * Build a LumenDeliveryClient instance
          *
          * param: String. The video stream url
          */
      })
      .start()
}
            

Troubleshooting

                plugin = LMDeliveryClientPlugin.newBuilder(uri: manifestUrl)
      .createAVPlayer()
      .orchestratorOptions({ o in
        o.logLevel(.warning)
      })
      .start()
            

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