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Install Brand New VLC 1.0.3 Media Player in Ubuntu in 2 Easy Steps

Apr 02, 2010, 07:04 (0 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to kiterunner for this link. ]

"VLC is among the most sought after media player application in Ubuntu and we had already featured VLC Media Player in our post describing Top 5 must have multimedia applications for Ubuntu. Recently VLC Media Player version 1.0.5 has been released. Following is what you need to do to get the latest updates of VLC in Ubuntu, whenever it happens.

"Feature List

Independent of systems codecs to support most video types.
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.
Full set of changes here."

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