libcrystalhd - Broadcom Crystal HD device interface library

Property Value
Distribution CentOS 6
Repository Nux Dextop i386
Package name libcrystalhd
Package version 3.5.1
Package release 1_2.el6.nux
Package architecture i686
Package type rpm
Installed size 106.95 KB
Download size 49.26 KB
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The libcrystalhd library provides userspace access to Broadcom Crystal HD
video decoder devices. The device supports hardware decoding of MPEG-2,
h.264 and VC1 video codecs, up to 1080p at 40fps for the first-generation
bcm970012 hardware, and up to 1080p at 60fps for the second-generation
bcm970015 hardware.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libcrystalhd-20110917-1.el6.i686.rpm 20110917 i686 LinuxTECH
libcrystalhd-20110917-1.el6.x86_64.rpm 20110917 x86_64 LinuxTECH
libcrystalhd-3.5.1-1_2.el6.nux.x86_64.rpm 3.5.1 x86_64 Nux Dextop
libcrystalhd - - -


Name Value
/sbin/ldconfig -
crystalhd-firmware - - - - - - - - - -
rtld(GNU_HASH) -


Name Value
libcrystalhd = 3.5.1-1_2.el6.nux
libcrystalhd(x86-32) = 3.5.1-1_2.el6.nux -


Type URL
Binary Package libcrystalhd-3.5.1-1_2.el6.nux.i686.rpm
Source Package libcrystalhd-3.5.1-1_2.el6.nux.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Download latest nux-dextop-release rpm from
  2. Install nux-dextop-release rpm:
    # rpm -Uvh nux-dextop-release*rpm
  3. Install libcrystalhd rpm package:
    # yum install libcrystalhd




2012-03-25 - Nux <> - 3.5.1-2
- lowering gstreamer requires to 0.10.29 so we can try to build on EL6
2010-08-28 - Jarod Wilson <> - 3.5.1-1
- Update to v3.5.1, now with nv12 support
2010-07-25 - Jarod Wilson <> - 3.5.0-2
- Tarball had object files in it, clean them out before building
2010-07-24 - Jarod Wilson <> - 3.5.0-1
- Rebase to 07032010 crystalhd sources
- Large version-bump as driver and lib are now essentially 100%
in sync with the Windows driver and lib
- Ship firmware, now that Broadcom has posted a redistribution,
no modification license to cover it
- Build the gstreamer decoder plugin (will be moved to its own
package sooner or later)
2010-04-04 - Jarod Wilson <> - 0.9.25-4
- Fix segfault on firmware upload
2010-03-26 - Jarod Wilson <> - 0.9.25-3
- Update to pre-0.9.26 libcrystalhd, which contains support
for the new Broadcom BCM970015 Crystal HD decoder card
2010-03-11 - Jarod Wilson <> - 0.9.25-2
- Minor fixups to the as-yet-not-enabled firmware sub-package
2010-01-06 - Jarod Wilson <> - 0.9.25-1
- Initial package

See Also

Package Description
libcrystalhd-devel-3.5.1-1_2.el6.nux.i686.rpm Development libs for libcrystalhd
libdca-0.0.5-5.el6.nux.i686.rpm DTS Coherent Acoustics decoder library
libdca-devel-0.0.5-5.el6.nux.i686.rpm Development files for libdca
libdca-tools-0.0.5-5.el6.nux.i686.rpm Various tools for use with libdca
libdvdcss-1.2.10-5.el6.nux.i686.rpm A portable abstraction library for DVD decryption
libdvdcss-devel-1.2.10-1.el6.nux.i686.rpm Development files from the libdvdcss DVD decryption library
libechonest-1.1.4-1.el6.nux.i686.rpm C++ wrapper for the Echo Nest API
libechonest-devel-1.1.4-1.el6.nux.i686.rpm Development files for libechonest
libeina-1.0.1-1.el6.nux.i686.rpm Data Type Library
libeina-devel-1.0.1-1.el6.nux.i686.rpm Eina headers, documentation and test programs
libfame-0.9.1-5.el6.nux.i686.rpm Fast Assembly MPEG Encoding library
libfame-devel-0.9.1-5.el6.nux.i686.rpm Development files and static libraries for libfame
libfm-0.1.12-4.el6.nux.i686.rpm GIO-based library for file manager-like programs
libfm-devel-0.1.12-4.el6.nux.i686.rpm Development files for libfm
libfm-gtk-0.1.12-4.el6.nux.i686.rpm File manager-related GTK+ widgets of libfm