Alternatives to Universal Media Server for Linux with Open Source License

  • Popcorn Time

    Popcorn Time is a multi-platform, free and open source media player. The program is intended as a free alternative to subscription-based video streaming services such as...

    • Popcorn Time isn't a server you can install on your own network. It is a media player dependent on other servers. Guest • Nov 2018 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android

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  • PS3 Media Server

    PS3 Media Server is a DLNA compliant Upnp Media Server for the PS3, written in Java, with the purpose of streaming or transcoding.

    • Discontinued The project seems to be no longer developed, but last version, 1.90.1, released in August 2013, can be still downloaded from the official website.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • MediaTomb

    MediaTomb is an open source (GPL) UPnP MediaServer with a nice web user interface, it allows you to stream your digital media through your home network and listen...

    • Discontinued Shut down per notice on homepage, but has been forked via http://alternativeto.net/software/gerbera/ See http://mediatomb.cc/

    Free Open Source Mac Linux

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  • ZeroNet: Play

    'Play' has just appeared on ZeroNet, a server-less P2P network that utilizes Bitcoin cryptography and BitTorrent technology.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web ZeroNet

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  • Rygel

    Rygel is a home media solution that allows you to easily share audio, video and pictures, and control of media player on your home network. In technical terms it is both...

    Free Open Source Linux

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  • Maraschino

    I wanted a simple web interface to act as a nice overview/front page for my XBMC HTPC. I couldn't find anything that suited my requirements so I created something...

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux XBMC Media Center

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  • FUPPES

    FUPPES is a free, multiplatform UPnP A/V Media Server. It supports a wide range of UPnP MediaRenderers as well as on-the-fly transcoding of various audio, video and...

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • Streama

    Ever had a huge bookshelf full of shows and movies? Ever wanted to digitalize them, but didn't have a good way of organizing the files? Worry no more! Streama is...

    Free Open Source Windows Linux Android Self-Hosted

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  • forked-daapd

    A re-write of the firefly media server (mt-daapd). It's released under GPLv2+. Please note that this git repository is a mirror of the official one at...

    Free Open Source Linux BSD

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