melt - command line media player and video editor

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename melt_6.12.0-1_i386.deb
Package name melt
Package version 6.12.0
Package release 1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category implemented-in::c interface::commandline interface::graphical interface::x11 role::program uitoolkit::sdl use::editing use::playing utils works-with::audio works-with::video x11::application
License -
Maintainer Patrick Matthäi <>
Download size 128.81 KB
Installed size 180.00 KB
melt was meant as a test tool for the MLT framework, but it is also a powerful
multitrack command line oriented video editor. It could also used as an
minimalistic media player for audio and video files.


Package Version Architecture Repository
melt_6.16.0-dmo1_i386.deb 6.16.0 i386 Multimedia Main
melt_6.16.0-dmo1_amd64.deb 6.16.0 amd64 Multimedia Main
melt_6.12.0-1_amd64.deb 6.12.0 amd64 Debian Main
melt - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libmlt-data >= 6.12.0-1
libmlt6 >= 6.12.0
libsdl2-2.0-0 >= 2.0.8


Type URL
Binary Package melt_6.12.0-1_i386.deb
Source Package mlt

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install melt deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install melt




2018-11-27 - Patrick Matthäi <>
mlt (6.12.0-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
* Bump Standards-Version to 4.2.1.
2018-07-03 - Patrick Matthäi <>
mlt (6.10.0-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
2018-06-05 - Patrick Matthäi <>
mlt (6.8.0+git20180605-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream git snapshot to fix various little bugs.
* Remove trailing whitespace from debian/changelog.
* Move package to my own repository.
2018-05-16 - Patrick Matthäi <>
mlt (6.8.0-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
- Remove merged patch 01-qimage-segfault.
- Remove merged patch 02-qimage-crash.
- Remove merged patch 03-crash-kdenlivetile.
- Remove merged patch 04-rotoscoping-crash.
- Remove merged patch 05-pgm-luma-crash.
* Add upstream patch 04-rotoscoping-crash.
* Add upstream patch 05-pgm-luma-crash.
* Bump Standards-Version to 4.1.4.
2018-03-21 - Patrick Matthäi <>
mlt (6.6.0-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Add upstream patch 01-qimage-segfault.
* Add upstream patch 02-qimage-crash.
* Add upstream patch 03-crash-kdenlivetile.´
* Move source lintian overrides to source directory.
* Renamed deprecated lintian tag.
* Install a few example files and add them to the libmlt-dev package.
2018-01-24 - Patrick Matthäi <>
mlt (6.6.0-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
- Remove merged patch 01-crash-affine.
- Remove merged patch 02-crash-clipinfo-update.
- Remove merged patch 03-use-external-libebur.
- Remove merged patch 04-allow-repository_deletion_without_side_effect.
- Remove merged patch 05-fix_build_with_glibc_2.26.
- Add new build dependency libsdl2-dev to enable the new SDL2 module.
* Bump Standards-Version to 4.1.3 (no changes required).
* Bump debian/compat to level 11.
2017-11-08 - Patrick Matthäi <>
mlt (6.4.1-6) unstable; urgency=medium
* Remove Fathi Boudra from uploaders. Thanks for your previous work!
Closes: #879412
* Bump Standards-Version to 4.1.1 (no changes required).
* Use secure homepage URI.
* Add patch 04-allow-repository_deletion_without_side_effect to fix a crash
on exiting kdenlive.
Closes: #869226
* Adopt patch 05-fix_build_with_glibc_2.26 to fix a FTBFS with newer glibc
2017-07-03 - Patrick Matthäi <>
mlt (6.4.1-5) unstable; urgency=medium
* Bump Standards-Version to 4.0.0 (no changes required).
* Drop dbg package.
* Restrict build dependency on librtaudio-dev to linux-any.
Closes: #866625
2017-04-03 - Patrick Matthäi <>
mlt (6.4.1-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Remove dependency on libquicktime.
Closes: #856235
* Enable PIE again. melt does not FTBFS anymore with enabled PIE.
Closes: #859427
2017-02-22 - Patrick Matthäi <>
mlt (6.4.1-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Add patch 03-use-external-libebur and build depend on libebur128-dev to use
the system version of libebur128.
Closes: #762341

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