Multiplex is a free and open source BitTorrent Streaming application for Linux. Using Multiplex, you can stream any torrent using mpv video player, synchronize playback between remote peers, host online watch parties, circumvent BitTorrent protocol censorship and many more. It is written in Go and released under GNU Affero General Public License v3.0. It will replace Apple’s SharePlay and Amazon’s Prime Video Watch Party features. It is still in early stage and in active development.
How to Install Multiplex on Ubuntu
Open the terminal app and run below command. It will install mpv on your system.
sudo apt install mpv -y
You can install Multiplex using below flatpak install command.
flatpak install flathub com.pojtinger.felicitas.Multiplex
If you don’t have then first install flatpak and flathub using below commands and restart your system. After that run above command to install Multiplex.
sudo apt install flatpak
flatpak remote-add --if-not-exists flathub https://flathub.org/repo/flathub.flatpakrepo
And open Multiplex using below command.
flatpak run com.pojtinger.felicitas.Multiplex