mythtv package in Ubuntu

libmyth: Common library code for MythTV and add-on modules (runtime)
libmyth-dev: Common library code for MythTV and add-on modules (development)
libmyth-python: Python library to access some MythTV features
libmythtv-perl: Perl library to access some MythTV features
mytharchive: create and burn DVD's from MythTV - binary file
mythbrowser: Web browser plugin for MythTV
mythgallery: Image gallery/slideshow add-on module for MythTV
mythgame: Emulator & PC Game frontend module for MythTV
mythmusic: Music add-on module for MythTV
mythnetvision: Internet Video Player plugin for MythTV
mythnews: RSS feed news reader module for MythTV
mythplugins: Metapackage package for MythTV plugins
mythtv: Personal video recorder application (client and server)
mythtv-backend: Personal video recorder application (server)
mythtv-backend-master: Metapackage to setup and configure a "Master Backend" profile of MythTV
mythtv-common: Personal video recorder application (common data)
mythtv-database: Personal video recorder application (database)
mythtv-dbg: Debug symbols for mythtv packages
mythtv-doc: Personal video recorder application (documentation)
mythtv-frontend: Personal video recorder application (client)
mythtv-theme-mythbuntu: MythTV Theme used in the Mythbuntu distribution
mythtv-transcode-utils: Utilities used for transcoding MythTV tasks
mythweather: Weather add-on module for MythTV
mythweb: Web interface add-on module for MythTV
mythzoneminder: view status and display footage recorded with zoneminder
php-mythtv: PHP Bindings for MythTV

This package has 69 new bugs and 2 open questions.

Package information

MythTV Ubuntu Maintainers
Medium Urgency
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*actual publishing details may vary in this distribution, these are just the package defaults.

Upstream connections


This is the Ubuntu MythTV package. It is based from the package provided by debian multimedia with patches added to make it work well in Ubuntu.

Bug supervisor: yes
Bug tracker: yes
Branch: yes

There are no registered releases for the MythTV ⇒ mythtv-fixes.

The Bionic Beaver (active development)
2:29.1+fixes.20180220.9b7b962-0ubuntu3 release (multiverse) 2018-03-09
The Artful Aardvark (current stable release)
2:29.0+fixes.20170728.696806310a-0ubuntu1 release (multiverse) 2017-08-02
The Xenial Xerus (supported)
2:0.28.0+fixes.20160413.15cf421-0ubuntu2 release (multiverse) 2016-04-19
2:0.28.0+fixes.20160413.15cf421-0ubuntu2.16.04.1 updates (multiverse) 2017-07-13
The Trusty Tahr (supported)
2:0.27.0+fixes.20140324.8ee257c-0ubuntu2 release (multiverse) 2014-04-11
2:0.27.0+fixes.20140324.8ee257c-0ubuntu3 updates (multiverse) 2014-04-17
The Precise Pangolin (supported)
2:0.25.2+fixes.20120802.46cab93-0ubuntu1 updates (multiverse) 2012-08-16
2:0.25.0+fixes.20120410.1f5962a-0ubuntu1 release (multiverse) 2012-04-10