[packman] Where is libxine2 in Packman?

Dave Plater davejplater at gmail.com
Wed Nov 11 08:33:36 CET 2015

On 11/11/15, Jurzitza, Dieter <dieter.jurzitza at herrmannultraschall.com> wrote:
> Hi Dave,
> both xine-lib-1.2.6 and the corresponding codecs (libxine2-codecs) were
> initially not distributed with leap42. This left applications like kaffeine
> more or less useless.
> However, the maintainers were so kind (thanks a lot!) to add the codecs so
> multimedia formats can be reproduced again (yesterday ...).
> If you install libxine2-codecs things ought to work as they always used to
> (this is true at my site, at last).
> Hope this helps,
> a big "thank you" to the maintainers!
> Take care
> Dieter Jurzitza

I have xine-lib-1.2.6 (crippled) on my Leap42.1 image but the Packman
build service only has xine-lib-1.1.21 and it doesn't build and
contains no binaries.
Maybe I should submit the modified openSUSE version, I built for
myself to Essentials but I don't want to cause any breakages.


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