Shairport Sync is an AirPlay audio player – it plays audio streamed from iTunes,
iOS, Apple TV and macOS devices and AirPlay sources such as Quicktime Player and
ForkedDaapd, among others.
Audio played by a Shairport Sync-powered device stays synchronised with the
source and hence with similar devices playing the same source. In this way,
synchronised multi-room audio is possible for players that support it, such as
Shairport Sync runs on Linux, FreeBSD and OpenBSD. It does not support AirPlay
video or photo streaming.