libportaudio2 - Portable audio I/O - shared library

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name libportaudio2
Package version 19.6.0
Package release 1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 217 B
Download size 65.66 KB
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PortAudio is a portable audio I/O library designed for cross-platform
support of audio. It uses a callback mechanism to request audio
processing.  Audio can be generated in various formats, including 32
bit floating point, and will be converted to the native format
This package contains the shared library.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libportaudio2_19.6.0-1_amd64.deb 19.6.0 amd64 Ubuntu Universe
libportaudio2 - - -


Name Value
libasound2 >= 1.0.16
libc6 >= 2.15
libjack-0.125 -
libjack-jackd2-0 >= 1.9.10+20150825


Type URL
Binary Package libportaudio2_19.6.0-1_i386.deb
Source Package portaudio19

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libportaudio2 deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libportaudio2




2016-12-25 - Benjamin Drung <>
portaudio19 (19.6.0-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release v190600_20161030
* Update debian/watch to match upstream release 19.6.0
* Move packaging repository to git and update Vcs links
* Refresh audacity-portmixer.patch
* Drop alsa lockup fix patch (included in upstream release)
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.8 (no changes needed)
* Add new Pa_GetVersionInfo@Base symbol to libportaudio2
* Enable all hardening flags
* Link jquery.js file to the one provided by libjs-jquery
* Drop get-orig-source rule (upstream moved from svn to git)
* Mark portaudio19-dev Multi-Arch: same and portaudio19-doc foreign
2016-09-29 - Balint Reczey <>
portaudio19 (19+svn20140130-1.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix lockups in portaudio after upgrading to alsa-lib 1.1.2
(Closes: #833950)
* Build only PIC objects (Closes: #837424)
* Move portaudio19-dev to section libdevel (Closes: #813990)
2014-02-16 - Benjamin Drung <>
portaudio19 (19+svn20140130-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
* Let portaudio19-dev suggest portaudio19-doc. (Closes: #735538)
2014-01-15 - Benjamin Drung <>
portaudio19 (19+svn20140114-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release candidate.
* debian/watch: Strip _rc from upstream version.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.5.
* Refresh portmixer patch.
2013-10-02 - Benjamin Drung <>
portaudio19 (19+svn20111121-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Bump debhelper to version 9 and drop the lintian override.
* Use canonical URLs for Vcs fields.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.4 (no changes needed).
2011-12-08 - Benjamin Drung <>
portaudio19 (19+svn20111121-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream stable release.
* Refresh audacity-portmixer.patch.
* Drop static-lib.patch (accepted upstream).
* Transition to Multi-Arch: same; thanks to Gregory Hainaut for the
patch (Closes: #645123).
2011-07-20 - Benjamin Drung <>
portaudio19 (19+svn20110326-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Acknowledge NMU.
* Use linux-any instead of hardcoded list of non-Linux architectures.
(Closes: #634610)
2011-06-11 - Samuel Thibault <>
portaudio19 (19+svn20110326-1.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Add debian/patches/static-lib.patch to fix generation of libportaudio.a
(Closes: #626307).
2011-04-16 - Benjamin Drung <>
portaudio19 (19+svn20110326-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream stable release.
* Update debian/watch.
* Refresh audacity-portmixer.patch.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.2 (no changes required).
2011-03-18 - Benjamin Drung <>
portaudio19 (19+svn20110317-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream stable release candidate.

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