libflac8 - Free Lossless Audio Codec - runtime C library

Property Value
Distribution Debian 9 (Stretch)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename libflac8_1.3.2-1_i386.deb
Package name libflac8
Package version 1.3.2
Package release 1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category libs role::shared-lib
License -
Maintainer Debian Multimedia Maintainers <>
Download size 155.87 KB
Installed size 420.00 KB
FLAC stands for Free Lossless Audio Codec. Grossly oversimplified, FLAC is
similar to MP3, but lossless.  The FLAC project consists of:
* The stream format
* libFLAC, which implements a reference encoder, stream decoder, and file
* flac, which is a command-line wrapper around libFLAC to encode and decode
.flac files
* Input plugins for various music players (Winamp, XMMS, and more in the
This package contains the runtime library libFLAC.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libflac8_1.3.2-1_amd64.deb 1.3.2 amd64 Debian Main
libflac8 - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.7
libogg0 >= 1.0rc3


Type URL
Binary Package libflac8_1.3.2-1_i386.deb
Source Package flac

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libflac8 deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libflac8




2017-01-03 - Sebastian Ramacher <>
flac (1.3.2-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
* New upstream release.
* debian/patches:
- Refresh patches.
- Remove patches integrated upstream.
* debian/copyright: Update copyright years.
* debian/control:
- Bump Standards-Version.
- Update Vcs-*.
* debian/{rules,control,compat}: Bump dh compat to 10.
* debian/libflac-doc.lintian-overrides: Override incorrect lintian warning
about jquery.js.
2015-08-05 - Sebastian Ramacher <>
flac (1.3.1-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
* Upload to unstable.
2015-08-03 - Sebastian Ramacher <>
flac (1.3.1-3) experimental; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
* Rename libflac++6 to libflac++6v5 for GCC 5 transition.
2015-04-26 - Dmitry Smirnov <>
flac (1.3.1-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload.
[ Dmitry Smirnov ]
* Pin all C++ symbols in "libflac++6.symbols" to current version
(Closes: #783258).
* Copyright updates/lintianisation:
- space-in-std-shortname-in-dep5-copyright
- file-without-copyright-information
* Updated Vcs-Browser URL.
* Upload to unstable.
[ Fabian Greffrath ]
* Drop (fake)root privileges, but still skip running test suite as it is
2014-12-01 - Fabian Greffrath <>
flac (1.3.1-1) experimental; urgency=medium
[ Jackson Doak ]
* Disable silent rules
* Enable hardening
* Add symbols files
[ Fabian Greffrath ]
* Adapt debian/watch file to reflect actual upstream versioning scheme.
* Imported Upstream version 1.3.1
+ Fixes CVE-2014-8962 and CVE-2014-9028 (Closes: #770918).
+ Support for 3DNOW! optimizations has been removed.
+ Localized RU documentation has been removed.
* Drop patches applied upstream.
* Backport patch from upstream GIT to fix another input validation bug.
* Fix "privacy-breach-logo" and "privacy-breach-w3c-valid-html"
lintian errors.
* In debian/rules, remove the "override_dh_makeshlibs" rule
for the symbols files to have effect.
* Update, improve and convert debian/copyright to machine-readable format.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.6.
2013-09-03 - Fabian Greffrath <>
flac (1.3.0-2) unstable; urgency=low
[ Reinhard Tartler ]
* switch to xz compression
* Bump standards version (no changes)
[ Fabian Greffrath ]
* Add -lflac to flac++'s pkg-config file (Closes: #713645);
thanks Sebastian Ramacher.
2013-06-07 - Fabian Greffrath <>
flac (1.3.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Imported Upstream version 1.3.0 (Closes: #527542, #705601).
* Update debian/watch file, thanks Ulrich Klauer (Closes: #710062).
* Revert "Remove manpages from master branch."
* Imported Upstream version 1.3.0
* Convert package to "3.0 (quilt)" source format.
* Remove all patches, they have either been merged upstream or do not
apply anymore (tested).
* Explicitly enable static libraries.
* Simplify debian/libflac-doc.install.
* Bump shlibs for added symbols.
* Remove needless Build-Depends: libid3-3.8.3-dev.
* Update Homepage field.
* Repair upstream manpage regeneration rule.
* Bump Build-Depends: debhelper (>= 9).
* Fix vcs-field-not-canonical.
* Import two patches from upstream GIT:
+ Add missing config.h includes.
+ Fix local_strcat() to terminate string correctly.
* Disable 3DNow! optimizations, enable SSE only on amd64, enable Altivec
only on ppc64, disable ASM optimizations elsewhere.
2011-10-05 - Fabian Greffrath <>
flac (1.2.1-6) UNRELEASED; urgency=medium
* Fix "format not a string literal and no format arguments
[-Werror=format-security]" errors (Closes: #643377).
2011-08-16 - Alessio Treglia <>
flac (1.2.1-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload.
[ Steve Langasek ]
* Transition package to multiarch (Closes: #637582)

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