pia - Simple Movie Player

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Tumbleweed
Repository openSUSE Oss all
Package filename pia-3.103-8.1.x86_64.rpm
Package name pia
Package version 3.103
Package release 8.1
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Category Productivity/Multimedia/Video/Players
Homepage http://www.kraxel.org/blog/linux/xawtv/
License GPL-2.0-or-later
Maintainer -
Download size 73.86 KB
Installed size 185.27 KB
pia is a simple movie player which can playback AVI and QuickTime
movies recorded by xawtv, motv, and streamer. Other movies might work
as well.


Package Version Architecture Repository
pia-3.103-8.1.i586.rpm 3.103 i586 openSUSE Oss
pia - - -


Name Value
libGL.so.1()(64bit) -
libX11.so.6()(64bit) -
libXaw.so.7()(64bit) -
libXext.so.6()(64bit) -
libXt.so.6()(64bit) -
libXv.so.1()(64bit) -
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.15)(64bit) -
libdl.so.2()(64bit) -
libdl.so.2(GLIBC_2.2.5)(64bit) -
libjpeg.so.8()(64bit) -
libjpeg.so.8(LIBJPEG_8.0)(64bit) -
tv-common -


Name Value
pia = 3.103-8.1
pia(x86-64) = 3.103-8.1


Type URL
Mirror widehat.opensuse.org
Binary Package pia-3.103-8.1.x86_64.rpm
Source Package xawtv-3.103-8.1.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install pia rpm package:

# zypper install pia




2019-04-09 - Christophe Giboudeaux <christophe@krop.fr>
- Add fix-build-with-recent-glibc.patch
- Run spec-cleaner
2014-12-26 - bwiedemann@suse.com
- fix Segfault at start + add xawtv-fixblitframesegfault.patch
2013-07-25 - tchvatal@suse.com
- Add missing dependencies so the package build on factory.
2013-06-02 - asterios.dramis@gmail.com
- Update to version 3.103:
* Improve alsa stream handling
* Add support for alsa audio loopback to the radio app
* Add support for multiple-band (AM+FM) tuners to radio app
* Tons of other bugfixes + improvements for the radio app
* Fix xawtv window flashing to black when changing channel or taking a
* Fix crackle crackle sound on mp34xx cards when changing channel
* Various other bugfixes
- Removed xawtv-3.95.patch, no-copy-dt-needed-entries.patch and
xawtv-read-config.patch (not needed/fixed upstream).
- Replaced Mesa-devel and xorg-x11-devel build requirements with the needed
pkgconfig(...) ones.
- Removed automake (autoreconf -fi is not needed) and openmotif (not needed)
build requirements.
- Use desktop-file-utils instead of update-desktop-files for openSUSE > 12.1.
2012-06-16 - bwiedemann@suse.com
- patch to read config as it can contain keyboard events for vdr
(fixes bnc#735032)
2012-02-24 - coolo@suse.com
- buildrequire xorg-x11 for configure to find appdefaults location correctly
2011-11-30 - coolo@suse.com
- add automake as buildrequire to avoid implicit dependency
2011-09-10 - asterios.dramis@gmail.com
- Update to version 3.102:
* Improve alsa latency handler and document the -alsa-latency parameter
* Improve alsa handling, fixing a cut and past error that causes
breakages with some cards
* Improve audio parameters detection
* fix build with ld --as-needed --no-copy-dt-needed
- Spec file updates:
* Changed License: to GPL-2.0+.
* Recommend instead of Require "pia" for xawtv and motv.
* Removed "export SUSE_ASNEEDED=0" (not needed anymore).
* Minor other updates.
- Added a patch "v4l-conf_non-position-independent-executable_fix.patch" to fix
the non-position-independent-executable rpmlint warning for v4l-conf.
- Added a patch "no-copy-dt-needed-entries.patch" to fix linking with
- -no-copy-dt-needed-entries.
2011-07-03 - asterios.dramis@gmail.com
- Update to version 3.101:
* Man fix to remove mention of v4l1, and describe libv4l instead
* Fixes at fr/es manuals
* Warning fixes
* Addition of alsa streaming at xawtv: now, for devices with video
associated with audio inputs.
* Use X11 editres, instead of its on version, based on a port from
a motif library released under a licence that is not GPL compatible
* Add auto-detection logic for xawtv: by default, it will now seek for
the first TV device. If not available, fall back to the first grabber
* Add auto-detection logic for scanv: by default, it will now seek for
the first TV device. If not afailable, fails.
* Add optional support for libexplain at the v4l2/libv4l driver.
Libexplain provides a  more complete explanation for the error codes,
helping developers to better track what's happened.
* Don't expose tuner commands, on devices that are grabber or  webcams
at xawtv.
- Removed the patch for the GPL incompatible OpenGroup license files issue
bnc#696259 (fixed upstream).
2011-05-28 - asterios.dramis@gmail.com
- Added a patch (based on upstream) to fix the issue with GPL incompatible
OpenGroup license files (bnc#696259).

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