ffmpeg source package in Xenial

ffmpeg: Tools for transcoding, streaming and playing of multimedia files
ffmpeg-dbg: Debug symbols for the FFmpeg multimedia framework
ffmpeg-dbgsym: debug symbols for package ffmpeg
ffmpeg-doc: No summary available for ffmpeg-doc in ubuntu wily.
libav-tools-links: No summary available for libav-tools-links in ubuntu xenial.
libavcodec-dev: FFmpeg library with de/encoders for audio/video codecs - development files
libavcodec-extra: No summary available for libavcodec-extra in ubuntu wily.
libavcodec-ffmpeg-dev: No summary available for libavcodec-ffmpeg-dev in ubuntu xenial.
libavcodec-ffmpeg-extra56: No summary available for libavcodec-ffmpeg-extra56 in ubuntu wily.
libavcodec-ffmpeg-extra56-dbgsym: debug symbols for package libavcodec-ffmpeg-extra56
libavcodec-ffmpeg56: No summary available for libavcodec-ffmpeg56 in ubuntu wily.
libavcodec-ffmpeg56-dbgsym: debug symbols for package libavcodec-ffmpeg56
libavdevice-dev: FFmpeg library for handling input and output devices - development files
libavdevice-ffmpeg-dev: No summary available for libavdevice-ffmpeg-dev in ubuntu wily.
libavdevice-ffmpeg56: No summary available for libavdevice-ffmpeg56 in ubuntu wily.
libavdevice-ffmpeg56-dbgsym: No summary available for libavdevice-ffmpeg56-dbgsym in ubuntu wily.
libavfilter-dev: No summary available for libavfilter-dev in ubuntu wily.
libavfilter-ffmpeg-dev: No summary available for libavfilter-ffmpeg-dev in ubuntu xenial.
libavfilter-ffmpeg5: No summary available for libavfilter-ffmpeg5 in ubuntu wily.
libavfilter-ffmpeg5-dbgsym: No summary available for libavfilter-ffmpeg5-dbgsym in ubuntu wily.
libavformat-dev: FFmpeg library with (de)muxers for multimedia containers - development files
libavformat-ffmpeg-dev: No summary available for libavformat-ffmpeg-dev in ubuntu wily.
libavformat-ffmpeg56: No summary available for libavformat-ffmpeg56 in ubuntu wily.
libavformat-ffmpeg56-dbgsym: debug symbols for package libavformat-ffmpeg56
libavresample-dev: FFmpeg compatibility library for resampling - development files
libavresample-ffmpeg-dev: No summary available for libavresample-ffmpeg-dev in ubuntu wily.
libavresample-ffmpeg2: No summary available for libavresample-ffmpeg2 in ubuntu wily.
libavresample-ffmpeg2-dbgsym: No summary available for libavresample-ffmpeg2-dbgsym in ubuntu wily.
libavutil-dev: No summary available for libavutil-dev in ubuntu wily.
libavutil-ffmpeg-dev: No summary available for libavutil-ffmpeg-dev in ubuntu xenial.
libavutil-ffmpeg54: No summary available for libavutil-ffmpeg54 in ubuntu wily.
libavutil-ffmpeg54-dbgsym: debug symbols for package libavutil-ffmpeg54
libpostproc-dev: FFmpeg library for post processing - development files
libpostproc-ffmpeg-dev: No summary available for libpostproc-ffmpeg-dev in ubuntu xenial.
libpostproc-ffmpeg53: No summary available for libpostproc-ffmpeg53 in ubuntu wily.
libpostproc-ffmpeg53-dbgsym: No summary available for libpostproc-ffmpeg53-dbgsym in ubuntu wily.
libswresample-dev: No summary available for libswresample-dev in ubuntu wily.
libswresample-ffmpeg-dev: No summary available for libswresample-ffmpeg-dev in ubuntu wily.
libswresample-ffmpeg1: FFmpeg library for audio resampling, rematrixing etc. - runtime files
libswresample-ffmpeg1-dbgsym: No summary available for libswresample-ffmpeg1-dbgsym in ubuntu wily.
libswscale-dev: No summary available for libswscale-dev in ubuntu wily.
libswscale-ffmpeg-dev: No summary available for libswscale-ffmpeg-dev in ubuntu wily.
libswscale-ffmpeg3: No summary available for libswscale-ffmpeg3 in ubuntu wily.
libswscale-ffmpeg3-dbgsym: No summary available for libswscale-ffmpeg3-dbgsym in ubuntu wily.

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ffmpeg information

Current version:
Medium Urgency

Upstream connections


The universal multimedia toolkit.

Bug supervisor: yes
Bug tracker: yes
Branch: no

FFmpeg 2.8.14 is older than the current packaged version. Launchpad may be missing release information for the 2.8 series or this package is linked to the wrong FFmpeg series.

Binary packages

Download files from current release (7:2.8.15-0ubuntu0.16.04.1)

File Size SHA-256 Checksum
ffmpeg_2.8.15.orig.tar.xz 6.9 MiB 7b5c0e60fb889fd52ce17a4ab653a2916ad13cbe5b31125876cbf5eaec5ebd18
ffmpeg_2.8.15-0ubuntu0.16.04.1.debian.tar.xz 43.2 KiB 64c1f1a71d301321fe2b101b81423b05e552f6bd683743354b9159bd73f1ce5b
ffmpeg_2.8.15-0ubuntu0.16.04.1.dsc 4.8 KiB 31fd066a28260e4cf6be48f941362ba5b9037ae3d65a78a655c1d60ea1c2dabf

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