audiofile-tools - sfinfo and sfconvert tools

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name audiofile-tools
Package version 0.3.6
Package release 2+deb8u2
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 61 B
Download size 34.29 KB
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The audiofile library allows the processing of audio data to and from audio
files of many common formats (currently AIFF, AIFF-C, WAVE, NeXT/Sun, BICS,
and raw data).
This package contains the sfinfo and sfconvert tools.


Package Version Architecture Repository
audiofile-tools_0.3.6-2+deb8u2_i386.deb 0.3.6 i386 Debian Main
audiofile-tools - - -


Name Value
libaudiofile1 >= 0.3.6
libc6 >= 2.4


Name Value
libaudiofile-dev <= 0.3.3-1


Type URL
Binary Package audiofile-tools_0.3.6-2+deb8u2_amd64.deb
Source Package audiofile

Install Howto

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




2017-03-18 - Salvatore Bonaccorso <>
audiofile (0.3.6-2+deb8u2) jessie-security; urgency=high
* Non-maintainer upload by the Security Team.
* Address several vulnerabilities (Closes: #857651)
- Always check the number of coefficients (CVE-2017-6827 CVE-2017-6828
CVE-2017-6832 CVE-2017-6833 CVE-2017-6835 CVE-2017-6837)
- clamp index values to fix index overflow in IMA.cpp (CVE-2017-6829)
- Check for multiplication overflow in sfconvert (CVE-2017-6830
CVE-2017-6834 CVE-2017-6836 CVE-2017-6838)
- Actually fail when error occurs in parseFormat (CVE-2017-6831)
- Check for multiplication overflow in MSADPCM decodeSample
* Fix signature of multiplyCheckOverflow. It returns a bool, not an int
* Check for division by zero in BlockCodec::runPull
2016-06-14 - James Cowgill <>
audiofile (0.3.6-2+deb8u1) jessie; urgency=high
* Team upload.
* Fix CVE-2015-7747: buffer overflow when changing both sample format and
number of channels. (Closes: #801102)
2013-05-07 - Alessio Treglia <>
audiofile (0.3.6-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Upload to unstable.
2013-03-08 - Alessio Treglia <>
audiofile (0.3.6-1) experimental; urgency=low
* New upstream release:
- Implement FLAC and ALAC encoding and decoding.
- Update license to LGPL 2.1
* Build-depend on libflac-dev and pkg-config.
* Install library manpages into the proper path /usr/share/man/man3.
* Update debian/copyright.
2013-02-10 - Alessio Treglia <>
audiofile (0.3.5-1) experimental; urgency=low
* New upstream release:
- Implement IMA ADPCM encoding and decoding for AIFF-C, CAF,
and WAVE files.
- Implement Microsoft ADPCM encoding for WAVE files.
- Fix calculation of IRCAM frame size.
- Record marker comments in WAVE files.
- Improve validation of compressed audio formats.
- Add support for building without documentation.
* Re-enable build of static libs.
* Adjust debian/gbp.conf according to "experimental" setup.
* Remove 0001-ftbfs_tmp_unique_fnames.patch, applied upstream.
* Refresh debian/copyright.
* Bump Standards.
2012-10-14 - Alessio Treglia <>
audiofile (0.3.4-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Under certain conditions tests would fail as /tmp/test might
not be writeable. Thanks to Giovanni Mascellani for the great
work. (Closes: #687405)
2012-05-01 - Alessio Treglia <>
audiofile (0.3.4-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Bump requirement on DH 9.
* Update debian/copyright to the machine-readable format.
* Bump Standards.
2012-02-20 - Alessio Treglia <>
audiofile (0.3.3-3) unstable; urgency=low
[ Paul Wise ]
* Fix typo noticed by wald0:
- debian/rules: override_dh_makehslibs -> override_dh_makeshlibs
2012-01-22 - Alessio Treglia <>
audiofile (0.3.3-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Move sfinfo and sfconvert tools into a new audiofile-tools package;
thanks to Jakub Wilk for having reported this (Closes: #656883).
- The utilities provided by audiofile-tools are not needed
by the shared library to work properly, so there's no
need to set a Multi-Arch: foreign field.
2012-01-20 - Alessio Treglia <>
audiofile (0.3.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Upload to unstable.
* Remove debian/README.* files, which contain outdate information.
* Remove audiofile-config's manpage, it is no longer provided.
* Don't install TODO as -dev's doc file.

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