mediainfo - Audio/video file technical and tag information utility

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Tumbleweed
Repository Multimedia Apps all
Package filename mediainfo-18.08.1-32.1.x86_64.rpm
Package name mediainfo
Package version 18.08.1
Package release 32.1
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Category Productivity/Multimedia/Other
License GPL-2.0-or-later
Maintainer -
Download size 93.91 KB
Installed size 135.29 KB
MediaInfo supplies technical and tag information about a video or
audio file.
It reads the following information:
* General: title, author, director, album, track number, date, duration...
* Video: codec, aspect, fps, bitrate...
* Audio: codec, sample rate, channels, language, bitrate...
* Text: language of subtitle
* Chapters: number of chapters, list of chapters
It supports the following containers/codecs:
* Video: MKV, OGM, AVI, DivX, WMV, QuickTime, Real, MPEG-1,
MPEG-2, MPEG-4, DVD (VOB) (Codecs: DivX, XviD, MSMPEG4, ASP,
H.264, AVC...)
* Audio: OGG, MP3, WAV, RA, AC3, DTS, AAC, M4A, AU, AIFF
* Subtitles: SRT, SSA, ASS, SAMI


Package Version Architecture Repository
mediainfo-19.04-36.1.i586.rpm 19.04 i586 Multimedia Apps
mediainfo-18.12-1.2.i586.rpm 18.12 i586 openSUSE Oss
mediainfo-18.12-1.2.x86_64.rpm 18.12 x86_64 openSUSE Oss
mediainfo - - -


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Name Value
MediaInfo =
mediainfo = 18.08.1-32.1
mediainfo(x86-64) = 18.08.1-32.1


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Type URL
Binary Package mediainfo-18.08.1-32.1.x86_64.rpm
Source Package mediainfo-18.08.1-32.1.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Add the Multimedia Apps repository:
    # zypper addrepo multimedia-apps
  2. Install mediainfo rpm package:
    # zypper install mediainfo




2018-09-10 -
- Update to version 18.08.1
* Fix XML/MPEG-7/PBCore2 output discarding non ANSI characters
2018-08-31 -
- Update to version 18.08
Added features:
* Dolby Atmos (in E-AC-3 or TrueHD): support of bed channel
count/configuration + objects count + complexity index
* AC-3/DTS/AAC: display of info about legacy decoders behavior
* AC-3/DTS/AAC: some changes in how format is displayed
* AC-3/DTS/AAC: better split between technical names and
commercial names
* AAC: support of profile information from MP4_IOD_Tag
* USAC (xHE-AAC) support
* Audio channel layout: using a new terminology, better suited
for 3D Audio, see
* DSD (DSF & DSDIFF) support
* DXD (Digital eXtreme Definition) commercial name
* Dolby Vision: use new form for profile (numbers instead of
* New format "Directory" when image sequence + audio file is
detected (1 directory style for the moment)
* PBCore2 export update, thanks to WGBH
* MPEG-7 export update
* NISO export update
* AV1: support of AOmedia AV1 based on 1.0.0 specifications
* ATRAC9 detection
* Versionned RPMs
* HEVC: better support of buggy SEI
* ADTS: CodecID
* Support of injection of external metadata
* HTTPS: support of AWS extension "x-amz-*" in HTTPS headers,
permitting to manage temporary credentials (AssumeRole)
* MPEG-4, #1005: Obey edit list in QuickTime Timecode track
Bug corrections:
* MIXML: hide fields which were hidden in normal output
* Hybrid AC-3/E-AC-3 (in Blu-rays): bit rate info was wrong
* Lot of bug fixes, see full log for more info
2018-05-18 -
- Use nominal phrase for summaries
2018-05-09 -
- Update to version 18.05
* PBCore 2.1 export update, sponsored by WGBH as part of the
NEH-funded PBCore Development and Preservation Project
* TIFF: more IFDs are supported (density, software...)
* NISO Z39.87 output
* Mastering Display Color Primaries: was always showing BT.709
instead of real value, when present
* Attachments: do not provide anymore attachments content in XML
by default, fixes
2018-03-20 -
- Update to version 18.03
* AV1: support of AOmedia AV1 based on latest specifications
draft, raw (OBU) and in MKV
* MXF: HDR metadata support
* MXF: detection and parsing of ProRes (SMPTE RDD 44)
* MXF: framerate container/stream incoherence detection
* DPX: endianess, packing mode, compression mode
* AVC: add consumer camera recording date/time
* AVC: add consumer camera model name and iris F number
* JPEG: ICC parsing, display of ICC color space
* EBUCore: possibility to inject external metadata in the output
from MediaInfo
* JSON output
* Attachments: do not provide anymore attachments content in XML
by default, reducing XML output size
* colour description: trying (again!) to have more coherent
* DCP/IMF: fix crash with some CPL files
* I782, FFV1: Golomb Rice parsing was wrong
* I210, FFV1: remove sar_den test must be 0 if sar_num is 0
* AAC: SBR parsing issue with 3+ channel streams, with sometimes
false-positive PS detection
* BMP: was wrongly considering 4-bit without palette as with
palette so  wrong bit depth
* DPX: some elements in trace were wrongly displayed (wrong
* B1082, Ancillary data: fix infinite loop

See Also

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