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Funkwhale is built by our wonderful community! But the project wouldn't exist at all without many other people, projects and services. Kudos to them!

Community Tools

Our community needs tools to discuss, make decisions, share information, and keep track of what's going on…

Tool Description
Mattermost A self-hosted real-time chat and project management platform
Matrix/Element An open network for secure, decentralized communication
CodiMD Real-time collaborative markdown notes on all platforms
Flarum A forum and decision making platform
Gitlab An open source software forge
Weblate Web-based continuous localization
Bitwarden Open source password management
Vaultwarden Open-source password management
Open Collective An organization for your community, transparent by design

Hosting and infrastructure

All our tools and services need to be deployed, monitored, updated, backed-up…

Tool Description
Debian The Universal Operating System
Proxmox VE Open-Source Virtualization Platform
Docker A way to run applications securely isolated in a container, packaged with all its dependencies and libraries.
Nginx The open-source web server that powers 400 million websites
letsencrypt A free, automated, and open Certificate Authority
Mailcow The mailserver suite with the 'moo'
Uptime Kuma A fancy self-hosted monitoring tool
autorestic High backup level CLI utility
Ansible An IT automation tool


Funkwhale was made possible by these projects

Project Description
MusicBrainz An open music encyclopedia that collects music metadata and makes it available to the public
Subsonic applications All third-party applications compatible with the Subsonic protocol
PostgreSQL The World's Most Advanced Open Source Relational Database
Redis Redis is an open-source, in-memory data structure store, used as a database, cache and message broker
Sphinx A tool that makes it easy to create intelligent and beautiful documentation
Third-party packagers All the individuals who maintain installation packages for Funkwhale
ActivityPub A decentralized social networking protocol

Funkwhale (user interface)

Our user interface is built on top of these projects and technologies.

Project Description
TypeScript TypeScript is a strongly typed programming language that builds on JavaScript, giving you better tooling at any scale.
Vue.js The Progressive JavaScript Framework
axios Promise based HTTP client for the browser and node.js
All our Dependencies Because we can't list every single dependency here!

Funkwhale (backend)

The Funkwhale server is built on top of these projects and technologies.

Project Description
Python A programming language that lets you work quickly and integrate systems more effectively
Django The Web framework for perfectionists with deadlines
Django Rest Framework A powerful and flexible toolkit for building Web APIs
All our Dependencies Because we can't list every single dependency here!