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 113 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 Groovy Gorilla (active development)
2:1.3.0-8build6 release (universe) 2020-05-18
The Focal Fossa (current stable release)
2:1.3.0-8build5 release (universe) 2019-12-02
The Eoan Ermine (supported)
2:1.3.0-8build4 release (universe) 2019-09-06
The Bionic Beaver (supported)
2:1.3.0-7build2 release (universe) 2018-02-01
The Xenial Xerus (supported)
2:1.2.1-1 release (universe) 2016-02-29
2:1.2.1-1ubuntu1.1 security, updates (universe) 2018-09-19
The Trusty Tahr (supported)
2:1.1+dfsg1-0ubuntu3 release (universe) 2014-03-24
2:1.1+dfsg1-0ubuntu3.1 security, updates (universe) 2018-09-19
The Precise Pangolin (supported)
2:1.0~rc4.dfsg1+svn34540-1+deb7u2build0.12.04.1 security, updates (universe) 2016-05-17
2:1.0~rc4.dfsg1+svn34540-1 release (universe) 2012-01-21