mediainfo - command-line utility for reading information from audio/video files

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name mediainfo
Package version 0.7.52
Package release 1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 133 B
Download size 30.51 KB
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MediaInfo is a utility used for retrieving technical information and other
metadata about audio or video files.
A non-exhaustive list of the information MediaInfo can retrieve from media
files include:
- General: title, author, director, album, track number, date, duration...
- Video: codec, aspect, fps, bitrate...
- Audio: codec, sample rate, channels, language, bitrate...
- Text: language of subtitle
- Chapters: number of chapters, list of chapters
MediaInfo supports the following formats:
- Video: MKV, OGM, AVI, DivX, WMV, QuickTime, Real, MPEG-1, MPEG-2,
MPEG-4, DVD (VOB)...
- Video Codecs: DivX, XviD, MSMPEG4, ASP, H.264, AVC...)
- Audio: OGG, MP3, WAV, RA, AC3, DTS, AAC, M4A, AU, AIFF...
- Subtitles: SRT, SSA, ASS, SAMI...
MediaInfo supplies technical and tag information about a video or audio file
This package includes the command line interface.


Package Version Architecture Repository
mediainfo_0.7.52-1_i386.deb 0.7.52 i386 Ubuntu Universe
mediainfo - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libgcc1 >= 1:4.1.1
libmediainfo0 >= 0.7.52
libstdc++6 >= 4.4.0
libzen0 >= 0.4.23


Type URL
Binary Package mediainfo_0.7.52-1_amd64.deb
Source Package mediainfo

Install Howto

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



See Also

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mediatomb-daemon_0.12.1-0ubuntu4_all.deb UPnP MediaServer (daemon package)
mediatomb_0.12.1-0ubuntu4_all.deb UPnP MediaServer (main package)
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mediawiki-extensions-fckeditor_2.5_all.deb Extensions for MediaWiki -- FCKeditor extension
mediawiki-extensions-geshi_2.5_all.deb Extensions for MediaWiki -- SyntaxHighlight_GeSHi extension
mediawiki-extensions-graphviz_2.5_all.deb Extensions for MediaWiki -- GraphViz extension
mediawiki-extensions-ldapauth_2.5_all.deb Extensions for MediaWiki -- LdapAuthentication extension
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