mplayer package in Ubuntu

mencoder: MPlayer's Movie Encoder
mencoder-dbgsym: debug symbols for mencoder
mplayer: movie player for Unix-like systems
mplayer-dbgsym: debug symbols for mplayer
mplayer-doc: documentation for MPlayer
mplayer-gui: movie player for Unix-like systems (GUI variant)
mplayer-gui-dbgsym: debug symbols for mplayer-gui

This package has 118 new bugs and 3 open questions.

Package information

Debian Multimedia Team
Medium Urgency
any all
Latest upload:

*actual publishing details may vary in this distribution, these are just the package defaults.

Upstream connections


MPlayer is a movie player which runs on many systems (see the documentation). It plays most MPEG/VOB, AVI, Ogg/OGM, VIVO, ASF/WMA/WMV, QT/MOV/MP4, RealMedia, Matroska, NUT, NuppelVideo, FLI, YUV4MPEG, FILM, RoQ, PVA files, supported by many native, XAnim, and Win32 DLL codecs. You can watch VideoCD, SVCD, DVD, 3ivx, DivX 3/4/5 and even WMV movies.

Bug supervisor: no
Bug tracker: yes
Branch: yes

There are no registered releases for the MPlayer ⇒ trunk.

The Oracular Oriole (active development)
2:1.5+svn38542-1 release (universe)
The Noble Numbat (current stable release)
2:1.5+svn38446-1build5 release (universe)
The Jammy Jellyfish (supported)
2:1.4+ds1-3ubuntu0.1 security, updates (universe)
2:1.4+ds1-3build1 release (universe)
The Focal Fossa (supported)
2:1.3.0-8+deb10u1build0.20.04.1 security, updates (universe)
2:1.3.0-8build5 release (universe)
The Bionic Beaver (supported)
2:1.3.0-7ubuntu0.2 security, updates (universe)
2:1.3.0-7build2 release (universe)
The Xenial Xerus (supported)
2:1.2.1-1ubuntu1.1 security, updates (universe)
2:1.2.1-1 release (universe)
The Trusty Tahr (supported)
2:1.1+dfsg1-0ubuntu3.1 security, updates (universe)
2:1.1+dfsg1-0ubuntu3 release (universe)