The Free Software Media System (by jellyfin)


Basic Jellyfin repo stats
6 days ago

jellyfin/jellyfin is an open source project licensed under GNU General Public License v3.0 only which is an OSI approved license.

Jellyfin Alternatives

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  • GitHub repo jellyfin-webos

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  • GitHub repo Ampache

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  • GitHub repo Airsonic

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  • GitHub repo LMS

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  • GitHub repo jellyfin-server-freebsd

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NOTE: The number of mentions on this list indicates mentions on common posts. Hence, a higher number means a better Jellyfin alternative or higher similarity.


Posts where Jellyfin has been mentioned. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects - the last one was on 2021-06-13.
  • Looking for open source projects to contribute to!
    You could also maybe take a look at the 500+ issues currently listed on gitHub.
  • Latest Shows is missing episodes | 2021-06-11
  • Hetzner abuse | 2021-06-10
    This issue on GitHub may be useful/relevant. You could always block the port used by SSDP in the Hetzner firewall (assuming you're using Hetzner Cloud?), which is 1900.
  • Transcoding H264 because of "ContainerBitrateExceedsLimit" ? | 2021-06-09
    And your bitrate issue, probably this one?
  • What software or services (If any) do you recommend to get the most out of PC audio?
    Jellyfin media server.
  • Provisioning jellyfin on SmartOS | 2021-06-07
    jellyfin works perfectly on a lx branded zone, which I just tested today!.
  • Bulk edit movies based on folder | 2021-06-06
  • Plex & Emby alternative
    Emby got forked when it stopped being open source. Check out Jellyfin.
  • Are there any sort of privacy focused alternative to plex? | 2021-06-04
  • Hey developers, how about an proper age rating system? | 2021-06-04
  • Plex just convinced me to move JellyFin from backup to primary media streamer | 2021-06-04
    It is a bug, i believe is going to be fix newt version
  • Streaming to FireFox and PS3 | 2021-06-02
    I'm pretty lost with my problem that I've already described on Jellyfin discussions in GitHub.
  • A Basic Guide to M3U based Live TV | 2021-06-01
  • Qual roteador é a melhor alternativa ao cabeamento?
  • Plugin accessing external IDs | 2021-05-30
    You can use this method to obtain id. AniList plugin defines ProviderName here and supported types here.