vlc source package in Xenial

libvlc-dev: development files for libvlc
libvlc5: No summary available for libvlc5 in ubuntu wily.
libvlc5-dbgsym: debug symbols for package libvlc5
libvlccore-dev: No summary available for libvlccore-dev in ubuntu wily.
libvlccore8: base library for VLC and its modules
libvlccore8-dbgsym: No summary available for libvlccore8-dbgsym in ubuntu wily.
vlc: multimedia player and streamer
vlc-data: No summary available for vlc-data in ubuntu wily.
vlc-dbg: No summary available for vlc-dbg in ubuntu xenial.
vlc-dbgsym: debug symbols for package vlc
vlc-nox: No summary available for vlc-nox in ubuntu wily.
vlc-nox-dbgsym: No summary available for vlc-nox-dbgsym in ubuntu wily.
vlc-plugin-fluidsynth: FluidSynth plugin for VLC
vlc-plugin-fluidsynth-dbgsym: No summary available for vlc-plugin-fluidsynth-dbgsym in ubuntu wily.
vlc-plugin-jack: Jack audio plugins for VLC
vlc-plugin-jack-dbgsym: No summary available for vlc-plugin-jack-dbgsym in ubuntu wily.
vlc-plugin-notify: LibNotify plugin for VLC
vlc-plugin-notify-dbgsym: No summary available for vlc-plugin-notify-dbgsym in ubuntu wily.
vlc-plugin-pulse: No summary available for vlc-plugin-pulse in ubuntu wily.
vlc-plugin-samba: No summary available for vlc-plugin-samba in ubuntu wily.
vlc-plugin-samba-dbgsym: debug symbols for package vlc-plugin-samba
vlc-plugin-sdl: No summary available for vlc-plugin-sdl in ubuntu wily.
vlc-plugin-sdl-dbgsym: No summary available for vlc-plugin-sdl-dbgsym in ubuntu wily.
vlc-plugin-svg: SVG plugin for VLC
vlc-plugin-svg-dbgsym: debug symbols for package vlc-plugin-svg
vlc-plugin-zvbi: VBI teletext plugin for VLC
vlc-plugin-zvbi-dbgsym: debug symbols for package vlc-plugin-zvbi

Versions published


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vlc information

Current version:
Medium Urgency

Upstream connections

The VideoLAN projectVLC media player2.2

VLC is a versatile multi-platform media player

Bug supervisor: yes
Bug tracker: yes
Branch: yes

VLC media player 2.2.1 is older than the current packaged version. Launchpad may be missing release information for the 2.2 series or this package is linked to the wrong VLC media player series.

Binary packages

Download files from current release (2.2.2-5ubuntu0.16.04.4)

File Size SHA-256 Checksum
vlc_2.2.2.orig.tar.xz 21.1 MiB 7f729245357f337f51f34b91fa896e5b62dd7bd06dc996bab88d9f5623eaedd3
vlc_2.2.2-5ubuntu0.16.04.4.debian.tar.xz 65.0 KiB e91ebe6c2b4232cf699b23622e32c983923324c060e648b455ef6ac4671225c9
vlc_2.2.2-5ubuntu0.16.04.4.dsc 5.3 KiB ac4557436ea05d8981bf538a29764bc654677408b22bdcb25faf1ab665200dcb

Package relationships

Build dependencies

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