melt - command line media player and video editor

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package filename melt_6.6.0-1build1_amd64.deb
Package name melt
Package version 6.6.0
Package release 1build1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category universe/utils
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 16.74 KB
Installed size 69.00 KB
melt was meant as a test tool for the MLT framework, but it is also a powerful
multitrack command line oriented video editor. It could also used as an
minimalistic media player for audio and video files.


Package Version Architecture Repository
melt_6.6.0-1build1_i386.deb 6.6.0 i386 Ubuntu Universe
melt - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libmlt-data >= 6.6.0-1build1
libmlt6 >= 6.6.0
libsdl2-2.0-0 >= 2.0.7


Type URL
Binary Package melt_6.6.0-1build1_amd64.deb
Source Package mlt

Install Howto

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




2018-01-30 - Matthias Klose <>
mlt (6.6.0-1build1) bionic; urgency=medium
* No-change rebuild for libmovit soname change. 
2018-01-24 - Patrick Matthäi <>
mlt (6.6.0-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
- Remove merged patch 01-crash-affine.
- Remove merged patch 02-crash-clipinfo-update.
- Remove merged patch 03-use-external-libebur.
- Remove merged patch 04-allow-repository_deletion_without_side_effect.
- Remove merged patch 05-fix_build_with_glibc_2.26.
- Add new build dependency libsdl2-dev to enable the new SDL2 module.
* Bump Standards-Version to 4.1.3 (no changes required).
* Bump debian/compat to level 11.
2017-11-08 - Patrick Matthäi <>
mlt (6.4.1-6) unstable; urgency=medium
* Remove Fathi Boudra from uploaders. Thanks for your previous work!
Closes: #879412
* Bump Standards-Version to 4.1.1 (no changes required).
* Use secure homepage URI.
* Add patch 04-allow-repository_deletion_without_side_effect to fix a crash
on exiting kdenlive.
Closes: #869226
* Adopt patch 05-fix_build_with_glibc_2.26 to fix a FTBFS with newer glibc
2017-07-03 - Patrick Matthäi <>
mlt (6.4.1-5) unstable; urgency=medium
* Bump Standards-Version to 4.0.0 (no changes required).
* Drop dbg package.
* Restrict build dependency on librtaudio-dev to linux-any.
Closes: #866625
2017-04-03 - Patrick Matthäi <>
mlt (6.4.1-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Remove dependency on libquicktime.
Closes: #856235
* Enable PIE again. melt does not FTBFS anymore with enabled PIE.
Closes: #859427
2017-02-22 - Patrick Matthäi <>
mlt (6.4.1-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Add patch 03-use-external-libebur and build depend on libebur128-dev to use
the system version of libebur128.
Closes: #762341
2017-02-07 - Patrick Matthäi <>
mlt (6.4.1-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Add upstream patch 01-crash-affine to fix a crash in affine due to relaxed
* Add upstream patch 02-crash-clipinfo-update to fix a crash in kdenlive when
a clip has no resource.
2016-11-17 - Patrick Matthäi <>
mlt (6.4.1-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
2016-11-13 - Patrick Matthäi <>
mlt (6.4.0-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
- Fixes crash on loading second LADSPA plugin.
Closes: #839660
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.8 (no changes required).
* Set myself as maintainer and Fabo as uploader.
* Adjust hardening lintian overrides.
2016-04-21 - Patrick Matthäi <>
mlt (6.2.0-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
- Remove merged patch 01-empty-directory.
- Remove merged patch 02-kfreebsd-ftbfs.
* Build against external rtaudio.
Closes: #816340
* Adjust path to queue.h in debian/copyright.

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