python-audioread - Backend-agnostic audio decoding Python package

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Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name python-audioread
Package version 1.0.3
Package release 1build1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 95 B
Download size 16.53 KB
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Decode audio files using whichever backend is available. The library
currently supports:
* GStreamer via gst-python.
* MAD via the pymad bindings.
* FFmpeg via the avconv command-line interface.
* The standard library wave and aifc modules (for WAV and AIFF files).


Package Version Architecture Repository
python-audioread_1.0.3-1build1_all.deb 1.0.3 all Ubuntu Universe
python-audioread - - -


Name Value
python:any >= 2.7.5-5~
python:any << 2.8


Type URL
Binary Package python-audioread_1.0.3-1build1_all.deb
Source Package audioread

Install Howto

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




2015-07-22 - Steve Langasek <>
audioread (1.0.3-1build1) wily; urgency=medium
* No-change rebuild for python3.5 transition
2014-09-29 - Simon Chopin <>
audioread (1.0.3-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release
+ Drop the print() patch, merged upstream.
* d/control: bump Standards-Version to 3.9.6, no changes needed.
* Switch to pybuild:
+ Remove the python[3]-audioread.install files
+ Add dh-python to Build-Depends
+ Clean up d/rules.
2013-05-14 - Simon Chopin <>
audioread (1.0.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Simon Chopin ]
* New upstream release
* Update copyright years
* Add X-Python-Version headers
* Add a Python 3 package
+ Patch to use the print() function
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.4:
+ Build-depend on debhelper >= 8.1 to get build-arch and build-indep
[ Jakub Wilk ]
* Use canonical URIs for Vcs-* fields.
2012-06-01 - Simon Chopin <>
audioread (0.6-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
2012-04-08 - Simon Chopin <>
audioread (0.5-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.3
* Use the Copyrigh Format 1.0 URL in the d/copyright Format: field
2012-02-03 - Simon Chopin <>
audioread (0.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Patch: avconv.patch make audioread use the avconv executable instead of
the deprecated ffmpeg.
2011-12-24 - Simon Chopin <>
audioread (0.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #651935)

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