“libav” package in Ubuntu

ffmpeg: Multimedia player, server, encoder and transcoder (transitional package)
ffmpeg-doc: Documentation of the Libav API (transitional package)
libav-doc: Documentation of the Libav API
libav-source: Patched Libav sources
libav-tools: Multimedia player, server, encoder and transcoder
libavcodec-dev: Development files for libavcodec
libavcodec53: Libav codec library
libavdevice-dev: Development files for libavdevice
libavdevice53: Libav device handling library
libavfilter-dev: Development files for libavfilter
libavfilter2: Libav video filtering library
libavformat-dev: Development files for libavformat
libavformat53: Libav file format library
libavutil-dev: Development files for libavutil
libavutil51: Libav utility library
libpostproc-dev: FFmpeg derived postprocessing library - development headers
libpostproc52: Libav video postprocessing library
libswscale-dev: Development files for libswscale
libswscale2: Libav video scaling library

This package has 19 new bugs and 1 open question.

Package information

Ubuntu Developers
Medium Urgency
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Upstream connections


Libav is a complete, cross-platform solution to record, convert and stream audio and video.

Bug supervisor: yes
Bug tracker: yes
Branch: yes

There are no registered releases for the libav ⇒ trunk.

The Trusty Tahr (current stable release)
6:9.11-2ubuntu2 release (universe) 2014-03-24
The Saucy Salamander (supported)
6:0.8.7-1ubuntu2 release (main) 2013-10-11
6:0.8.10-0ubuntu0.13.10.1 updates, security (main) 2014-02-11
The Quantal Quetzal (supported)
6:0.8.3-6ubuntu2 release (main) 2012-10-01
6:0.8.10-0ubuntu0.12.10.1 updates, security (main) 2014-02-11
The Precise Pangolin (supported)
4:0.8.10-0ubuntu0.12.04.1 updates, security (main) 2014-02-11
4:0.8.1-0ubuntu1 release (main) 2012-03-22