libvpx - VP8 video codec from Open Web Media Project

Property Value
Distribution Slackware 14.2
Repository SlackPack i486
Package name libvpx
Package version 1.6.1
Package release 1gds
Package architecture i586
Package type txz
Installed size 5.46 MB
Download size 993.00 KB
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VP8 is a highly efficient video compression technology, that was
originally developed by On2 Technologies and then released as open
source by Google Inc.  It is the successor of the VP3 codec, on
which the Theora codec was based.
Packaged by Georgi D. Sotirov <>


Package Version Architecture Repository
libvpx-1.6.1-x86_64-1gds.txz 1.6.1 x86_64 SlackPack
libvpx-1.5.0-i586-1.txz 1.5.0 i586 Slackware
libvpx-1.5.0-x86_64-1.txz 1.5.0 x86_64 Slackware
libvpx - - -


Name Value
gcc >= 5.3.0
gcc-g++ >= 5.3.0
glibc-solibs >= 2.23


Type URL
Binary Package libvpx-1.6.1-i586-1gds.txz
Source Package unknown

Install Howto

  1. Download libvpx-1.6.1-i586-1gds.txz
  2. Install libvpx txz package:
    # upgradepkg --install-new libvpx-1.6.1-i586-1gds.txz

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