liba52-0.7.4 - library for decoding ATSC A/52 streams

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name liba52-0.7.4
Package version 0.7.4
Package release 17
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 80 B
Download size 34.23 KB
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liba52 is a free library for decoding ATSC A/52 streams. The A/52 standard is
used in a variety of applications, including digital television and DVD. It is
also known as AC-3.


Package Version Architecture Repository
liba52-0.7.4_0.7.4-17_i386.deb 0.7.4 i386 Debian Main
liba52-0.7.4 - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4


Type URL
Binary Package liba52-0.7.4_0.7.4-17_amd64.deb
Source Package a52dec

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install liba52-0.7.4 deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install liba52-0.7.4




2014-02-13 - Reinhard Tartler <>
a52dec (0.7.4-17) unstable; urgency=low
* Apply patches provided by
- A00-a52-state-t-public.patch
- A01-thread-safe.patch
- A04-modern-gcc-cflags.patch
* Bump standards version, no changes needed
* Bump debhelper to compat level 9 to pickup hardening flags and install
in multi-arch directories
2011-05-06 - Alessio Treglia <>
a52dec (0.7.4-16) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload.
[ Alessio Treglia ]
* Get rid of unneded *.la files (Closes: #621145).
* Add debian/source/format, set packaging format to 1.0.
* debian/control:
- Correct team's name.
- Bump Standards.
* Update debian/copyright to the latest DEP-5 SVN rev.174.
[ Fabian Greffrath ]
* Remove myself from uploaders.
2011-03-15 - Reinhard Tartler <>
a52dec (0.7.4-15) unstable; urgency=low
[ Dmitrijs Ledkovs ]
* adding ubuntu_50_fix_imdct_error_msg.diff (cf. LP: #441693)
* debian/control:
+ bump policy version, no change required.
+ update email address.
* Ubuntu vendor patch
[ Fabian Greffrath ]
* 03-link-against-lm.diff: Do not link the static libao.a against -lm,
this is about to fail. (Closes: #618082)
* 04-libtoolize.diff: Drop, use dh-autoreconf instead.
* ubuntu_50_fix_imdct_error_msg.diff: Rename to
50_fix_imdct_error_msg.diff (Closes: #441693).
[ Stefan Potyra ]
* debian/patches/03-link-against-lm.diff: importing patch applied
2010-03-17 - Reinhard Tartler <>
a52dec (0.7.4-14) unstable; urgency=low
[ Reinhard Tartler ]
* add missing ',', Closes: #566385
[ Fabian Greffrath ]
* Fix debian/watch file, thanks Artur R. Czechowski (Closes: #570508).
2009-12-07 - Dmitrijs Ledkovs <>
a52dec (0.7.4-13) unstable; urgency=low
[ Dmitrijs Ledkovs ]
* Converted patches from dpatch to quilt.
* Updated packaging to dh7
* Updated debian/copyright to DEP5
* Modified patches headers using DEP-3
* Converted to source format 3.0 (quilt)
* Added quilt's .pc directory to git ignore
* Added misc:Depends to -dev package
* Bumped Standards Version to 3.8.3
* Reshuffled patches with libtoolize patch last in the series
* Added myself to Uploaders
* Added git-dch options to gbp.conf
[ Fabian Greffrath ]
* Wrapped Uploaders, Build-Depends and Depends fields.
* Updated my email address.
* Instead of override_dh_auto_clean, remove config.sub and
config.guess from debian/clean (from the right directory).
2009-11-03 - Fabian Greffrath <>
a52dec (0.7.4-12) unstable; urgency=low
[ Loic Minier ]
* Let liba52-0.7.4-dev depend on ${shlibs:Depends}; thanks Niko Tyni.
Closes: #553226, thanks Manoj Srivastava.
[ Fabian Greffrath ]
* debian/control:
+ Removed the "XS-" prefix from the Vcs-Svn and Vcs-Browser fields and
let them point to the current GIT repository.
+ Added Homepage field, removed links from package descriptions.
* debian/lintian/liba52-0.7.4-dev, debian/rules:
+ Removed lintian overrides file.
* debian/rules:
+ Fixed debian-rules-ignores-make-clean-error.
+ Changed to copy /usr/share/misc/config.{sub,guess} in place just before
the ./configure call and remove the files in the clean target.
* debian/watch:
+ Fixed to watch only for versions beginning with a digit.
* debian/patches/04-link-against-lm.dpatch: New patch to explicitly link
against -lm, Closes: #553595 (FTBFS with binutils-gold).
2007-03-17 - Sam Hocevar (Debian packages) <>
a52dec (0.7.4-11) unstable; urgency=low
[ Sam Hocevar ]
* debian/control:
+ Set pkg-multimedia-maintainers as main maintainer, added Fabian
Greffrath and myself as uploaders.
+ Added VCS fields.
+ Uncapitalised short descriptions.
2007-01-21 - Fabian Greffrath <>
a52dec (0.7.4-10) unstable; urgency=low
* Taking over a52dec from Daniel.

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