MistServer Open Source


MistServer Open Source edition has no software imposed limits, but does come with less features than the MistServer Pro editions. A short feature list is given below, for full specifications please view our specifications page.

Feature Open Source Pro
Live inputs RTMP single bitrate ➕ RTMP multibitrate, HLS, RTSP, MPEG-TS (uni-/multicast)
VoD input FLV, MP3 ➕ MP4, TS, ISMV, HLS
Output MP4, HLS, RTMP (single bitrate), MPEG-TS (unicast), HDS, FLV, MP3, OGG➕ DASH, MP4 (live), RTMP (multibitrate), RTSP, MPEG-TS (multicast), HSS, WAV
Recording As FLV, TS
Stream analyzersRTMP, MP4, RTMP, OGG, FLV, DTSC➕ TS, HLS, H264, RIFF
Video codecs H264, Flash, Theora ➕ HEVC/H265, MPEG2, MP2
Audio codecs AAC, MP3, Flash, Vorbis ➕ AC3, PCM A-law, linear PCM
Pull from servers
Push to servers
Access control

aGPLv3 license

MistServer open source is available under the aGPLv3 license. Please review the license and determine if it fits your project. If you require a more flexible license, consider our non-commercial version, enterprise version, or simply contact us.

In laymen's terms: The source code for any project MistServer is used in / any changes made to MistServer itself must be available to any one that connects to the service.

Additional information

Here we'll list a few of the things that might be handy to view or download regarding the Open Source edition of MistServer.