mpd VS owntone-server

Compare mpd vs owntone-server and see what are their differences.

mpd

Music Player Daemon (by MusicPlayerDaemon)

owntone-server

OwnTone is forked-daapd's new name. Linux/FreeBSD DAAP (iTunes) and MPD media server with support for AirPlay devices (multiroom), Apple Remote (and compatibles), Chromecast, Spotify and internet radio. (by owntone)
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mpd owntone-server
16 9
1,478 1,267
1.4% 1.8%
9.8 8.9
7 days ago 4 days ago
C++ C
GNU General Public License v3.0 only GNU General Public License v3.0 only
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mpd

Posts with mentions or reviews of mpd. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-10-01.

owntone-server

Posts with mentions or reviews of owntone-server. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-11-27.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing mpd and owntone-server you can also consider the following projects:

RPiPlay - An open-source AirPlay mirroring server for the Raspberry Pi. Supports iOS 9 and up.

Mopidy - Mopidy is an extensible music server written in Python

Snapcast - Synchronous multiroom audio player

balena-sound - Build a single or multi-room streamer for an existing audio device using a Raspberry Pi! Supports Bluetooth, Airplay and Spotify Connect

pulseaudio-dlna - A lightweight streaming server which brings DLNA / UPNP and Chromecast support to PulseAudio and Linux

VideoLAN Client (VLC) - VLC media player - All pull requests are ignored, please follow https://wiki.videolan.org/Sending_Patches_VLC/

kunst - Download and display album art or display embedded album art

ChromeCast-Desktop-Audio-Streamer - Stream the sound of your desktop to your Chromecast Audio device

ipfs-lite

forked-daapd - OwnTone is forked-daapd's new name! Linux/FreeBSD DAAP (iTunes) and MPD media server with support for AirPlay devices (multiroom), Apple Remote (and compatibles), Chromecast, Spotify and internet radio. [Moved to: https://github.com/owntone/owntone-server]