aften - audio AC3 encoder

Distribution: Ubuntu 17.04 (Zesty Zapus)
Repository: Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name: aften
Package version: 0.0.8+git20100105
Package release: 0ubuntu2
Package architecture: amd64
Package type: deb
Installed size: 468 B
Download size: 177.35 KB
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Aften is an audio encoder which generates compressed audio streams based on ATSC A/52 specification. This type of audio is also known as AC-3 or Dolby® Digital and is one of the audio codecs used in DVD-Video content.




    Source package: aften

    Install Howto

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


    2011-11-28 - Colin Watson <> aften (0.0.8+git20100105-0ubuntu2) precise; urgency=low * Remove unused variable with unknown type that broke the powerpc build.

    2010-01-05 - Alessio Treglia <> aften (0.0.8+git20100105-0ubuntu1) lucid; urgency=low * Get the sources from upstream's Git repository. * Switch to debhelper 7. * debian/control: - Bump standards. - Add ${misc:Depends} to Depends fields. - Replace ${source:Version} deprecated macro with ${binary:Version}. - Improve packages descriptions. * debian/rules: - Don't install wavinfo, already provided by wavbreaker. - Don't use make command with -j option. * Fix watch file. * Update debian/copyright.

    2008-10-17 - Christian Marillat <> aften (0.0.8svn20080925-0.0) unstable; urgency=low * SVN release to fix build for arch other than X86. * Build shared library. * Disable altivec for powerpc.

    2008-08-25 - Christian Marillat <> aften (0.0.8-0.1) unstable; urgency=low * Remove libaften0 package (shared library doesn't build for all archs except for i386 and amd64).

    2008-08-25 - Christian Marillat <> aften (0.0.8-0.0) unstable; urgency=low * Initial release.