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Top 23 Multimedium Open-Source Projects

  • GitHub repo FFmpeg

    Mirror of https://git.ffmpeg.org/ffmpeg.git

    Project mention: Is there software I can use to mass convert MP4 files to MP3 files? | reddit.com/r/NoStupidQuestions | 2021-05-11
  • GitHub repo mpv

    🎥 Command line video player

    Project mention: Where to watch raw anime? | reddit.com/r/LearnJapanese | 2021-05-09

    This doesn't directly answer your question, but you may find it useful. Check out the mpv video player. Here's a Youtube video showing off useful stuff to do with it. Here's the mpv site link.

  • GitHub repo Kodi Home Theater Software

    Kodi is an award-winning free and open source home theater/media center software and entertainment hub for digital media. With its beautiful interface and powerful skinning engine, it's available for Android, BSD, Linux, macOS, iOS and Windows.

    Project mention: Watching from within the UK | reddit.com/r/skinwalkerranch | 2021-05-06


  • GitHub repo VideoLAN Client (VLC)

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

    Project mention: How do I fix microstuttering? | reddit.com/r/VideoEditing | 2021-05-03

    If you are using Windows Movies's & Tv you might experience that issue. VLC is a free open source alternative that vastly outperforms Movies & Tv in format support and playback performance: https://www.videolan.org/vlc/

  • GitHub repo SFML

    Simple and Fast Multimedia Library

    Project mention: Repainting lags (how can I repaint with 60 FPS)? | reddit.com/r/javahelp | 2021-05-05

    Never said to stick with text based games either, JSFML(https://www.sfml-dev.org/) is not a GUI framework Swing & JavaFX are though

  • GitHub repo Sonarr

    Smart PVR for newsgroup and bittorrent users.

    Project mention: Completed downloads issues | reddit.com/r/sonarr | 2021-05-11

    Sonarr doesn't run under your user account, and does not have access to your user's personal directory. It also explicitly mentions that on the website https://sonarr.tv/#downloads-v3-windows... twice.

  • GitHub repo Radarr

    A fork of Sonarr to work with movies à la Couchpotato.

    Project mention: New Release - Radarr v3.1.1 - Master/Develop & Future Plans | reddit.com/r/radarr | 2021-05-08

    Various other fixes (check out release notes)

  • GitHub repo JavaCV

    Java interface to OpenCV, FFmpeg, and more

  • GitHub repo CouchPotato

    Automatic Movie Downloading via NZBs & Torrents

    Project mention: Ultra seedbox - How to automate the creation of links for file/folder sharing? | reddit.com/r/seedboxes | 2021-05-03

    I'm not sure if this is what you're looking for but I got around Transmission automation by installing Sick Beard and CouchPotato, which downloads TV and Movies into different folders automatically. Making links in Transmission may be redundant.

  • GitHub repo Sick Beard

    PVR & episode guide that downloads and manages all your TV shows

  • GitHub repo QtAv

    A cross-platform multimedia framework based on Qt and FFmpeg(https://github.com/wang-bin/avbuild). High performance. User & developer friendly. Supports Android, iOS, Windows store and desktops. 基于Qt和FFmpeg的跨平台高性能音视频播放框架

  • GitHub repo srt

    Secure, Reliable, Transport

    Project mention: Best codec for rtp streaming | reddit.com/r/ffmpeg | 2021-04-10

    SRT https://www.srtalliance.org/ is worth looking at as an alternative, but it is not RTP.

  • GitHub repo SiCKRAGE


  • GitHub repo vlc-android

    VLC for Android, Android TV and ChromeOS

    Project mention: New Spotify Patent Involves Monitoring Users’ Speech to Recommend Music | reddit.com/r/privacy | 2021-01-28

    I use VLC and it is open source. Never had an issue with it.

  • GitHub repo FDWaveformView

    Reads an audio file and displays the waveform

  • GitHub repo pipewire

    Mirror of the PipeWire repository (see https://gitlab.freedesktop.org/pipewire/pipewire/)

    Project mention: How to Make a custom Linux System API Similar to iOS/Android | reddit.com/r/linuxquestions | 2021-05-05

    See also: PipeWire, GStreamer, dbus, polkit, xdg-desktop-portal, v4l2

  • GitHub repo MetalPetal

    A GPU accelerated image and video processing framework built on Metal.

  • GitHub repo GStreamer

    GStreamer open-source multimedia framework core library

  • GitHub repo LibVLCSharp

    Cross-platform .NET/Mono bindings for LibVLC

    Project mention: Update? 3.0.14 , | reddit.com/r/VLC | 2021-05-10
  • GitHub repo LIRE

    Open source library for content based image retrieval / visual information retrieval. (by dermotte)

    Project mention: Ask HN: Anyone using the Apache LIRE project? | news.ycombinator.com | 2021-02-01

    I've started looking into visual search and am wondering if anyone has experiences using the LIRE project https://github.com/dermotte/lire

  • GitHub repo purr-data

    Purr Data - Jonathan Wilkes' cross-platform Pd-l2ork version

    Project mention: Help with PurrData Installation | reddit.com/r/puredata | 2021-03-24

    These are the commands I've been putting in:

  • GitHub repo rust-av

    Multimedia Toolkit written in pure rust.

  • GitHub repo MystiQ

    Qt5/C++ FFmpeg Media Converter

    Project mention: Is it possible to extract Dolby Vision video track from an MP4 and put it in an MKV? | reddit.com/r/Piracy | 2021-01-02

    There are multiple GUI frontends for FFMPEG. The one I use on my linux PC is MystiQ.

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2021-05-11.


What are some of the best open-source Multimedium projects? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 FFmpeg 24,536
2 mpv 15,016
3 Kodi Home Theater Software 12,395
4 VideoLAN Client (VLC) 7,470
5 SFML 6,768
6 Sonarr 6,317
7 Radarr 5,122
8 JavaCV 5,050
9 CouchPotato 3,808
10 Sick Beard 2,987
11 QtAv 2,821
12 srt 1,601
13 SiCKRAGE 1,528
14 vlc-android 1,090
15 FDWaveformView 1,024
16 pipewire 1,001
17 MetalPetal 970
18 GStreamer 942
19 LibVLCSharp 775
20 LIRE 743
21 purr-data 424
22 rust-av 422
23 MystiQ 406