python-pychromecast - Library to communicate with Google Chromecast

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package filename python-pychromecast_0.8.1-1_all.deb
Package name python-pychromecast
Package version 0.8.1
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category universe/python
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 32.56 KB
Installed size 178.00 KB
This library makes it easy to communicate with a Chromecast device using
It currently supports:
- Auto discovering connected Chromecasts on the network
- Start the default media receiver and play any online media
- Control playback of current playing media
- Implement Google Chromecast API v2
- Communicate with apps via channels
- Easily extendable to add support for unsupported namespaces


Package Version Architecture Repository
python-pychromecast_0.8.1-1_all.deb 0.8.1 all Ubuntu Universe
python-pychromecast - - -


Name Value
python-protobuf >= 3
python-requests -
python-six -
python-zeroconf -
python:any >= 2.7.5-5~
python:any << 2.8


Type URL
Binary Package python-pychromecast_0.8.1-1_all.deb
Source Package pychromecast

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install python-pychromecast deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install python-pychromecast




2017-07-13 - Ruben Undheim <>
pychromecast (0.8.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Uploaded to unstable
2017-03-17 - Ruben Undheim <>
pychromecast (0.8.0-1~exp1) experimental; urgency=low
* New upstream release
2016-12-11 - Ruben Undheim <>
pychromecast (0.7.7-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Enable build of python3-pychromecast.
* debian/control:
- Added build-dependencies needed by test suite
* debian/rules:
- Use pybuild to determine which files belong to which package
* debian/README.source, debian/README.debian
- Deleted these files since they are outdated after python3-pychromecast
got included
2016-10-27 - Ruben Undheim <>
pychromecast (0.7.7-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release
2016-09-26 - Ruben Undheim <>
pychromecast (0.7.4-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release
2016-08-27 - Ruben Undheim <>
pychromecast (0.7.3-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Added missing versioned dependency on python-protobuf. (Closes: #835578)
2016-08-23 - Ruben Undheim <>
pychromecast (0.7.3-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Removed patch for Protobuf 2 support since Protobuf 3 now is in
2016-05-06 - Ruben Undheim <>
pychromecast (0.7.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #786730)

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