“mplayer” package in Ubuntu

mencoder: MPlayer's Movie Encoder
mplayer: movie player for Unix-like systems
mplayer-dbg: debugging symbols for MPlayer
mplayer-doc: documentation for MPlayer
mplayer-gui: movie player for Unix-like systems

This package has 120 new bugs and 3 open questions.

Package information

Ubuntu Developers
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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.

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There are no registered releases for the MPlayer ⇒ trunk.

The Trusty Tahr (current stable release)
2:1.1+dfsg1-0ubuntu3 release (universe) 2014-03-24
The Saucy Salamander (supported)
2:1.0~rc4.dfsg1+svn34540-1ubuntu4 release (universe) 2013-04-25
The Quantal Quetzal (supported)
2:1.0~rc4.dfsg1+svn34540-1ubuntu2 release (universe) 2012-07-19
The Precise Pangolin (supported)
2:1.0~rc4.dfsg1+svn34540-1 release (universe) 2012-01-21
The Lucid Lynx (supported)
2:1.0~rc3+svn20090426-1ubuntu16 release (multiverse) 2010-03-31
2:1.0~rc3+svn20090426-1ubuntu16.1 updates (multiverse) 2010-10-05