“vlc” source package in Hardy

libvlc0: multimedia player and streamer library
libvlc0-dev: No summary available for libvlc0-dev in ubuntu gutsy.
mozilla-plugin-vlc: multimedia plugin for web browsers based on VLC
vlc: multimedia player and streamer
vlc-nox: multimedia player and streamer (without X support)
vlc-plugin-alsa: dummy transitional package
vlc-plugin-arts: aRts audio output plugin for VLC
vlc-plugin-esd: Esound audio output plugin for VLC
vlc-plugin-ggi: No summary available for vlc-plugin-ggi in ubuntu gutsy.
vlc-plugin-glide: No summary available for vlc-plugin-glide in ubuntu gutsy.
vlc-plugin-sdl: SDL video and audio output plugin for VLC
vlc-plugin-svgalib: SVGAlib video output plugin for VLC
wxvlc: dummy transitional package

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vlc information

Current version:
Low Urgency

Upstream connections

The VideoLAN projectVLC media player0.8.6-bugfix

VLC is a versatile multi-platform media player

Bug supervisor: yes
Bug tracker: yes
Branch: no

VLC media player 0.8.6 is older than the current packaged version. Launchpad may be missing release information for the 0.8.6-bugfix series or this package is linked to the wrong VLC media player series.

Binary packages

Download files from current release (0.8.6.release.e+x264svn20071224+faad2.6.1-0ubuntu3.3)

Package relationships

Build dependencies

Platform-independent build dependencies

Build conflicts

Platform-independent build dependencies