vlc 0.8.6.release.e+x264svn20071224+faad2.6.1-0ubuntu3.3 source package in Ubuntu

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vlc (0.8.6.release.e+x264svn20071224+faad2.6.1-0ubuntu3.3) hardy-security; urgency=low

  * SECURITY UPDATE: aribrary code execution via invalid cue image file.
    (LP: #294243)
    - debian/patches/042_CVE-2008-5032.diff: make sure we don't overflow
      p_sectors in modules/access/vcd/cdrom.c
    - CVE-2008-5032

 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden>   Sun, 28 Jun 2009 10:11:40 -0400

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Uploaded by:
Marc Deslauriers on 2009-06-28
Uploaded to:
Hardy
Original maintainer:
MOTU
Component:
main
Architectures:
any
Section:
graphics
Urgency:
Low Urgency

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Binary packages built by this source

libvlc0: multimedia player and streamer library

 This package contains the shared library required by applications using VLC
 features.
 .
 VLC is the VideoLAN project's media player. It plays MPEG, MPEG2, MPEG4,
 DivX, MOV, WMV, QuickTime, mp3, Ogg/Vorbis files, DVDs, VCDs, and multimedia
 streams from various network sources.

libvlc0-dev: development files for VLC

 This package contains headers and a static library required to build plugins
 for VLC, or standalone applications that use VLC features.
 .
 VLC is the VideoLAN project's media player. It plays MPEG, MPEG2, MPEG4,
 DivX, MOV, WMV, QuickTime, mp3, Ogg/Vorbis files, DVDs, VCDs, and multimedia
 streams from various network sources.

mozilla-plugin-vlc: multimedia plugin for web browsers based on VLC

 This plugin adds support for MPEG, MPEG2, DVD, DivX, Ogg/Vorbis and many
 more formats to your Gecko-based web browser (Firefox, Galeon, etc.). The
 decoding process is done by VLC and the output window is embedded in a
 webpage or directly in the browser window. There is also support for
 fullscreen display and javascript control.
 .
 VLC is the VideoLAN project's media player. It plays MPEG, MPEG2, MPEG4,
 DivX, MOV, WMV, QuickTime, mp3, Ogg/Vorbis files, DVDs, VCDs, and multimedia
 streams from various network sources.

vlc: multimedia player and streamer

 VLC is the VideoLAN project's media player. It plays MPEG, MPEG2, MPEG4,
 DivX, MOV, WMV, QuickTime, mp3, Ogg/Vorbis files, DVDs, VCDs, and multimedia
 streams from various network sources.
 .
 VLC can also be used as a streaming server that duplicates the stream it
 reads and multicasts them through the network to other clients, or serves
 them through HTTP.
 .
 VLC has support for on-the-fly transcoding of audio and video formats, either
 for broadcasting purposes or for movie format transformations. Support for
 most output methods is provided by this package, but features can be added
 by installing additional audio plugins (vlc-plugin-esd, vlc-plugin-sdl,
 vlc-plugin-arts, vlc-plugin-pulse) or video plugins (vlc-plugin-sdl,
 vlc-plugin-ggi, vlc-plugin-glide, vlc-plugin-svgalib). There is also a web
 browser plugin in the mozilla-plugin-vlc package.

vlc-nox: multimedia player and streamer (without X support)

 VLC is the VideoLAN project's media player. It plays MPEG, MPEG2, MPEG4,
 DivX, MOV, WMV, QuickTime, mp3, Ogg/Vorbis files, DVDs, VCDs, and multimedia
 streams from various network sources.
 .
 VLC can also be used as a streaming server that duplicates the stream it
 reads and multicasts them through the network to other clients, or serves
 them through HTTP.
 .
 VLC has support for on-the-fly transcoding of audio and video formats, either
 for broadcasting purposes or for movie format transformations. Support for
 most output methods is provided by this package, but features can be added
 by installing additional audio plugins (vlc-plugin-esd, vlc-plugin-sdl,
 vlc-plugin-arts, vlc-plugin-pulse) or video plugins (vlc-plugin-sdl,
 vlc-plugin-ggi, vlc-plugin-glide, vlc-plugin-svgalib). There is also a web
 browser plugin in the mozilla-plugin-vlc package.
 .
 This package contains a version of VLC that does not require X and that is
 thus suitable for headless servers.

vlc-plugin-alsa: dummy transitional package

 This dummy package is now part of VLC.
 .
 VLC is the VideoLAN project's media player. It plays MPEG, MPEG2, MPEG4,
 DivX, MOV, WMV, QuickTime, mp3, Ogg/Vorbis files, DVDs, VCDs, and multimedia
 streams from various network sources.

vlc-plugin-arts: aRts audio output plugin for VLC

 This plugin adds support for the aRts Sound System to the VLC media
 player. To activate it, use the `--aout arts' flag or select the `arts'
 audio output plugin from the preferences menu.
 .
 VLC is the VideoLAN project's media player. It plays MPEG, MPEG2, MPEG4,
 DivX, MOV, WMV, QuickTime, mp3, Ogg/Vorbis files, DVDs, VCDs, and multimedia
 streams from various network sources.

vlc-plugin-esd: Esound audio output plugin for VLC

 This plugin adds support for the Enlightened Sound Daemon to the VLC
 media player. To activate it, use the `--aout esd' flag or select the
 `esd' audio output plugin from the preferences menu.
 .
 VLC is the VideoLAN project's media player. It plays MPEG, MPEG2, MPEG4,
 DivX, MOV, WMV, QuickTime, mp3, Ogg/Vorbis files, DVDs, VCDs, and multimedia
 streams from various network sources.

vlc-plugin-ggi: GGI video output plugin for VLC

 This is a GGI plugin for the VLC media player. To activate it, use
 the `--vout ggi' flag or select the `ggi' video output plugin from the
 preferences menu.
 .
 VLC is the VideoLAN project's media player. It plays MPEG, MPEG2, MPEG4,
 DivX, MOV, WMV, QuickTime, mp3, Ogg/Vorbis files, DVDs, VCDs, and multimedia
 streams from various network sources.

vlc-plugin-glide: Glide video output plugin for VLC

 This is a Glide (3dfx) plugin for the VLC media player. To activate
 it, use the `--vout glide' flag or select the `glide' video output
 plugin from the preferences menu.
 .
 VLC is the VideoLAN project's media player. It plays MPEG, MPEG2, MPEG4,
 DivX, MOV, WMV, QuickTime, mp3, Ogg/Vorbis files, DVDs, VCDs, and multimedia
 streams from various network sources.

vlc-plugin-pulse: Pulseaudio audio output plugin for VLC

 This plugin adds support for the Pulseaudio to the VLC
 media player. To activate it, use the `--aout pulse' flag or select the
 `pulse' audio output plugin from the preferences menu.
 .
 VLC is the VideoLAN project's media player. It plays MPEG, MPEG2, MPEG4,
 DivX, MOV, WMV, QuickTime, mp3, Ogg/Vorbis files, DVDs, VCDs, and multimedia
 streams from various network sources.

vlc-plugin-sdl: SDL video and audio output plugin for VLC

 This plugin adds support for the Simple DirectMedia Layer library to
 the VLC media player. To activate it, use the `--vout sdl' or
 `--aout sdl' flags or select the `sdl' video or audio output plugin
 from the preferences menu.
 .
 VLC is the VideoLAN project's media player. It plays MPEG, MPEG2, MPEG4,
 DivX, MOV, WMV, QuickTime, mp3, Ogg/Vorbis files, DVDs, VCDs, and multimedia
 streams from various network sources.

vlc-plugin-svgalib: SVGAlib video output plugin for VLC

 This plugin adds support for SVGAlib to the VLC media player. To
 activate it, use the `--vout svgalib' flag or select the `svgalib' video
 output plugin from the preferences menu. Note that you will need root
 permissions to use SVGAlib.
 .
 VLC is the VideoLAN project's media player. It plays MPEG, MPEG2, MPEG4,
 DivX, MOV, WMV, QuickTime, mp3, Ogg/Vorbis files, DVDs, VCDs, and multimedia
 streams from various network sources.

wxvlc: dummy transitional package

 This dummy package is now part of VLC.
 .
 VLC is the VideoLAN project's media player. It plays MPEG, MPEG2, MPEG4,
 DivX, MOV, WMV, QuickTime, mp3, Ogg/Vorbis files, DVDs, VCDs, and multimedia
 streams from various network sources.