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Howto install VLC media player 1.0.0 in Ubuntu

Aug 05, 2009, 09:02 (2 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to dave for this link. ]

"It can also be used as a server to stream in unicast or multicast in IPv4 or IPv6 on a high-bandwidth network. It doesn't need any external codec or program to work.

"VLC Features

"Free, Open Source and cross-platform
Independant of systems codecs to support most video types
Live recording
Instant pausing and Frame-by-Frame support
Finer speed controls
New HD codecs (AES3, Dolby Digital Plus, TrueHD,
Blu-Ray Linear PCM, Real Video 3.0 and 4.0, …)
New formats (Raw Dirac, M2TS, …) and major improvements in many formats...
New Dirac encoder and MP3 fixed-point encoder Video scaling in fullscreen"

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