Open source Media centers for Linux


Jellyfin enables you to collect, manage, and stream your media. Run the Jellyfin server on your system and gain access to the leading free-software entertainment system, bells and whistles included. (GPL)



Kodi (formerly known as XBMC) is an award-winning free and open source software media center for playing videos, music, pictures, games and much more. (GPL)

Linux - Windows - MAC OS X


LinuxMCE is a free and open source software platform designed to allow a computer to act as a Home Theater PC with a personal video recorder complemented by home automation functionality. (GPL)



MythTV is a GPL licensed suite of programs that allow you to build the mythical home media convergence box on your own using Open Source software and operating systems. (GPL)



OSMC (Open Source Media Center) is a free and open source media player based on Linux. Founded in 2014, OSMC lets you play back media from your local network, attached storage and the Internet. OSMC is based on the Kodi project. (GPL)

Linux - Windows - MAC OS X

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