Welcome to Darwin Streaming Server, the open source server technology that allows you to send streaming media to clients across the Internet using the industry standard RTP and RTSP protocols. Darwin Streaming Server provides a high level of customizability and runs on a variety of platforms allowing you to manipulate the code to fit your needs.

Who should use Darwin Streaming Server?

Darwin Streaming Server (DSS) is an open source project intended for developers who need to stream QuickTime and MPEG-4 media on alternative platforms such as Mac, Windows, Linux, and Solaris, or those developers who need to extend and/or modify the existing streaming server code to fit their needs. Darwin Streaming Server is only supported by the open source community and is not eligible for technical support from Apple.


 

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Frequently Asked Questions (updated for v6.0.3)

Find answers to common questions about Darwin Streaming Server.

 


Darwin Streaming Server 6.0.3

Source Code

Streaming Server 6.0.3 server and proxy source code.

 

Mac OS X Install

Streaming Server

Streaming Proxy

For Mac OS X 10.5 and later.

 


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Previous releases

Download past DSS releases.