FreeCast is a Java application which allows peer-to-peer streaming. It makes possible a stream broadcast to a large number of listeners from a simple DSL connection. It is one of the implementations of Peercasting.


The FreeCast official website provides a lot of information for end-users (listeners and broadcasters).

Please read the FreeCast User Guide before deploying our own FreeCast network.

FreeCast users have their own wiki. Please visit the FreeCast users wiki for tips and help about the FreeCast usage.


This project is released under GNU General public License 3 (see source:COPYING) by Tryphon.

The sources are available in a git repository :

git clone git://

Please read this guide to build sources.