VideoLAN Client (VLC) VS MistServer

Compare VideoLAN Client (VLC) vs MistServer and see what are their differences.

VideoLAN Client (VLC)

VLC media player - All pull requests are ignored, please follow (by videolan)


The official mistserver source repository - (by DDVTECH)
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VideoLAN Client (VLC) MistServer
134 0
8,442 206
2.5% 1.5%
10.0 0.0
5 days ago 3 months ago
GNU General Public License v3.0 or later GNU Affero General Public License v3.0
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VideoLAN Client (VLC)

Posts with mentions or reviews of VideoLAN Client (VLC). We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-01-05.


Posts with mentions or reviews of MistServer. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

We haven't tracked posts mentioning MistServer yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing VideoLAN Client (VLC) and MistServer you can also consider the following projects:

mpv - 🎥 Command line video player

iina - The modern video player for macOS.

Invidious - Invidious is an alternative front-end to YouTube

Emby - Emby Server is a personal media server with apps on just about every device.

mpd - Music Player Daemon

Restreamer - datarhei/Restreamer allows you to do h.264 real-time video streaming on your website without a streaming provider

streamlink-twitch-gui - A multi platform browser for Streamlink

Zoneminder - ZoneMinder is a free, open source Closed-circuit television software application developed for Linux which supports IP, USB and Analog cameras.

owncast - Take control over your live stream video by running it yourself. Streaming + chat out of the box.

streamlink - Streamlink is a CLI utility which pipes video streams from various services into a video player

Chocolatey - Chocolatey - the package manager for Windows

HandBrake - HandBrake's main development repository