Installing Gerbera

We strongly advise using the packages provided by your distribution where provided. Please see below for guides on how to install Gerbera on various distributions.


Docker images are provided on Docker Hub, we recommend running a tagged version.

docker pull gerbera/gerbera


Stephen Czetty maintains a Ubuntu PPA.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:stephenczetty/gerbera-updates
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt install gerbera


The latest version and live ebuild are in the main portage tree.

emerge -va net-misc/gerbera


Gerbera is available in AUR with both stable or git versions.


Gerbera 1.2 for centos x86/64 is available via GitHub Gerbera 1.2 only installs correctly if some dependencies are satisfied: Duktape libupnp taglib All neccessary rpm files are listed in the provided github project .

Attention! Sofar, Gerbera is not part of any repository that is mantained in CentOS 7 due to the fact that Gerbera is only availalbe for Fedora 28 which is not the base for CentOS 7!


Gerbera is included in Testing and Unstable.

sudo apt install gerbera


Gerbera is available on

Entware (Optware)

Gerbera is available in Entware for your embedded device/router!


Gerbera is available as the Gerbera Homebrew Tap on macOS.