python-pyaudio - Python bindings for PortAudio v19

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name python-pyaudio
Package version 0.2.8
Package release 1build2
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 106 B
Download size 23.49 KB
Official Mirror
PyAudio provides Python bindings for PortAudio v19, the
cross-platform audio I/O library. PyAudio makes it easy to use Python
to play and record audio via pythonic wrappers around the PortAudio
API.  This package is for Python2.


Package Version Architecture Repository
python-pyaudio_0.2.8-1build2_i386.deb 0.2.8 i386 Ubuntu Universe
python-pyaudio - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.14
libportaudio2 >= 19+svn20101113
python << 2.8
python >= 2.7


Name Value
python2.7-pyaudio -


Type URL
Binary Package python-pyaudio_0.2.8-1build2_amd64.deb
Source Package python-pyaudio

Install Howto

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




2016-01-18 - Matthias Klose <>
python-pyaudio (0.2.8-1build2) xenial; urgency=medium
* No-change rebuild to drop python3.4 support.
2015-07-23 - Steve Langasek <>
python-pyaudio (0.2.8-1build1) wily; urgency=medium
* No-change rebuild for python3.5 transition
2014-04-12 - Hubert Pham <>
python-pyaudio (0.2.8-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix support for non-UTF8 encoded device names.
* Fix deadlock on some platforms when calling pa.stop_stream.
* Fix debian packaging to avoid including unnecessary files.
Closes: #743660.
2013-10-19 - Felipe Sateler <>
python-pyaudio (0.2.7-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Upload to unstable
* Bump standards version
* Link jquery and underscore to the libjs- packages
2012-10-20 - Hubert Pham <>
python-pyaudio (0.2.7-1) experimental; urgency=low
* Add support for callables in non-blocking mode.
* Change documentation generator to Sphinx.
2012-09-02 - Hubert Pham <>
python-pyaudio (0.2.6-1) experimental; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Add support for Python 3.
* Split documentation into python-pyaudio-doc package.
2012-09-02 - Hubert Pham <>
python-pyaudio (0.2.5-1) UNRELEASED; urgency=low
* Add support for callback (non-blocking) operation.
2010-11-02 - Hubert Pham <>
python-pyaudio (0.2.4-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Add python-docutils to Build-Depends.
* Generate documentation against built portaudio module.
2010-08-18 - Hubert Pham <>
python-pyaudio (0.2.4-1) UNRELEASED; urgency=low
[ Felipe Sateler ]
* Bump standards version (no changes needed)
* Introduce a long description
* Use --intall-layout=deb to comply with python policy
* Use ${shlib:Depends} and ${misc:Depends}
* Move to python section
* Add dummy binary-indep target
* Add call to dh_compress
* Add homepage field
[ Hubert Pham ]
* Updated directory structure and packaging.
2008-10-30 - Hubert Pham <>
python-pyaudio (0.2.3) unstable; urgency=low
* Release the GIL during blocking PortAudio I/O calls.
* Fixed Python argument parsing to use a long for PaSampleFormat.
* pyaudio.PyAudio.is_format_supported() now throws a ValueError
exception if the specified format is not supported for any reason
(or returns True if the format is supported).

See Also

Package Description
python-pyavm_0.9.2-3_all.deb Python module to handle Astronomy Visualization Metadata Standard
python-pybabel_1.3+dfsg.1-6_all.deb tools for internationalizing Python applications (transitional dummy package)
python-pybiggles_1.6.6-3_amd64.deb Scientific plotting package for Python
python-pybloomfiltermmap_0.3.14-0.1_amd64.deb Bloom filter (bloomfilter) for Python built on mmap
python-pycalendar_2.1~svn15020-1_all.deb iCalendar/vCard Library
python-pycallgraph_1.0.1-1_all.deb Python library that creates call graphs for Python programs
python-pycarddav_0.7.0-1_all.deb simple to use CardDAV Python library
python-pycassa_1.11.1-2_all.deb Client library for Apache Cassandra
python-pycha_0.7.0-2_all.deb chart-drawing library using Cairo
python-pychart-doc_1.39-7.1_all.deb Documentation for PyChart
python-pychart_1.39-7.1_all.deb Python library for creating high quality charts
python-pyclamav_0.4.1-8build1_amd64.deb Python bindings to ClamAV
python-pyclamd_0.3.16-1_all.deb Python interface to the ClamAV daemon
python-pycoast_0.5.2-1_all.deb Draw coastlines, borders and rivers on images
python-pycountry_1.8+ds1-0.1_all.deb ISO databases accessible from Python 2