Ubuntu Multimedia for Xerus

PPA description

Some better or fixed multimedia packages for Xenial.
For mpv look here-
https://launchpad.net/~mc3man/+archive/ubuntu/mpv-tests

FFmpeg here is now a recent release, built as shared. Only sources built off of it will using the shared libs.
If installing ffmpeg devel packages then be aware you'll be using these, not Ubuntu's default

Re: vlc
Best to purge vlc, then install. At very least remove vlc-nox package

to revert install & use ppa-purge ( aptitude not required but can be installed also
sudo ppa-purge ppa:mc3man/xerus-media

Adding this PPA to your system

You can update your system with unsupported packages from this untrusted PPA by adding ppa:mc3man/xerus-media to your system's Software Sources. (Read about installing)

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:mc3man/xerus-media
sudo apt-get update
        
Technical details about this PPA

This PPA can be added to your system manually by copying the lines below and adding them to your system's software sources.

deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/mc3man/xerus-media/ubuntu xenial main 
deb-src http://ppa.launchpad.net/mc3man/xerus-media/ubuntu xenial main 
Signing key:
1024R/8E51A6D660CD88D67D65221D90BD7EACED8E640A (What is this?)
Fingerprint:
8E51A6D660CD88D67D65221D90BD7EACED8E640A

For questions and bugs with software in this PPA please contact Doug McMahon.

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Overview of published packages

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Package Version Uploaded by
abcde 2.8.1-1~xenial Doug McMahon (2017-05-13)
ampache-browser 0~git20160805-1~webupd8~xenial3 Alin Andrei (2016-09-27)
audacious 3.9-3~webupd8~xenial1 Doug McMahon (2017-09-18)
audacious-plugins 3.9-3~webupd8~xenial1 Doug McMahon (2017-09-19)
baka-mplayer 2.0.4+git~xenial2 Doug McMahon (2016-05-20)
dcadec 0.2.0~xenial Doug McMahon (2016-02-16)
deadbeef 0.7.2-1~ppa2 Doug McMahon (2016-05-09)
dvdstyler 1:3.0-1~ppa Doug McMahon (2017-05-15)
faac 1.28+cvs20151130-1.1~ppa1 Doug McMahon (2016-03-29)
fdk-aac 0.1.5-1~xenial Doug McMahon (2017-09-05)
fdkaac 0.6.3-1~xenial Doug McMahon (2017-09-05)
ffmpeg 7:3.4.1-1~xenial Doug McMahon (13 hours ago)
gnome-mpv 0.10.0git2-1~xenial Doug McMahon (2016-12-14)
intel-vaapi-driver 1.7.3-1~xenial Doug McMahon (2016-11-13)
liblivemedia 2017.07.18-1~xenial Doug McMahon (2017-09-18)
libmpv 0.26.0-1~xenial1 Doug McMahon (2017-08-13)
libmysofa 0.6.0~xenial1 Doug McMahon (2017-10-21)
libva 1.7.3-1~xenial Doug McMahon (2016-11-13)
monkeys-audio 4.11.1~xenial Doug McMahon (2016-05-09)
mplayer-skins 3.2.1~xenial Doug McMahon (2017-05-14)
smplayer 17.9.0-1~xenial1 rvm (2017-09-08)
smplayer-themes 2:17.3.0-1~xenial1 rvm (2017-05-15)
smtube 17.5.0-1~xenial1 rvm (2017-05-15)
vid.stab 2:1.0~xenial1 Doug McMahon (2016-02-16)
vlc 2.2.6-3~xenial3 Doug McMahon (2017-08-17)
vokoscreen 2.5.5-beta-1~xenial1 Doug McMahon (2017-09-15)
wxsvg 3:1.5.8-1~ppa Doug McMahon (2017-05-15)
x264 2:0.148.2795+gitaaa9aa8-1~xenial Doug McMahon (2017-07-06)
x265 2.5-2~xenial Doug McMahon (2017-08-26)
zimg 2.6a-1~xenial Doug McMahon (2017-08-27)
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Latest updates

  • ffmpeg 13 hours ago
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  • libmysofa 7 weeks ago
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  • audacious-plugins 12 weeks ago
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  • audacious 12 weeks ago
    Successfully built
  • liblivemedia 12 weeks ago
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