DVBlast is written to be the core of a custom IRD, CID, or ASI gateway, based on a PC with a Linux-supported card. It is very lightweight and stable, designed for 24/7 operation.
DVBlast does not do any kind of processing on the elementary streams, such as transcoding, or remultiplexing. If you were looking for these features, switch to VLC. It does not stream from plain files (have a look at multicat instead).
DVBlast compiles and run on Linux and macOS (with limited feature set).
DVBlast supports several input methods:
It outputs one or several RTP streams carrying transport streams with:
User support and development is handled in the dvblast-devel mailing-list.
Hackers can participate to the development using git.
The code is accessible from
you can browse the source online.
Contributions can be sent as pull requests in our github repository.