libav package in Ubuntu

libav-dbg: Debug symbols for Libav related packages
libav-doc: Documentation of the Libav API
libav-tools: Multimedia player, encoder and transcoder
libavcodec-dev: Development files for libavcodec
libavcodec-extra: Libav codec library (additional codecs meta-package)
libavcodec-extra-56: Libav codec library (additional codecs)
libavcodec56: Libav codec library
libavdevice-dev: FFmpeg library for handling input and output devices - development files
libavdevice55: Libav device handling library
libavfilter-dev: Development files for libavfilter
libavfilter5: Libav video filtering library
libavformat-dev: Development files for libavformat
libavformat56: Libav file format library
libavresample-dev: Development files for libavresample
libavresample2: Libav audio resampling library
libavutil-dev: Development files for libavutil
libavutil54: Libav utility library
libswscale-dev: FFmpeg library for image scaling and various conversions - development files
libswscale3: Libav video scaling library

This package has 5 new bugs and 1 open question.

Package information

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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 Wily Werewolf (active development)
6:11.4-2ubuntu3 release (universe) 2015-08-16
The Vivid Vervet (current stable release)
6:11.2-1 release (universe) 2015-01-18
The Trusty Tahr (supported)
6:9.11-2ubuntu2 release (universe) 2014-03-24
6:9.18-0ubuntu0.14.04.1 updates, security (universe) 2015-03-17
The Precise Pangolin (supported)
4:0.8.17-0ubuntu0.12.04.1 updates, security (main) 2015-03-17
4:0.8.1-0ubuntu1 release (main) 2012-03-22