Extra Repositories for Ubuntu 8.10 You Might Want
Mar 16, 2009, 14:01 (0 Talkback[s])
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
Medibuntu is the best way to get some video and audio playback
capability that isn't included in Ubuntu 8.10 for patent reasons.
If you live in a regioon which doesn't support these patents, you
can go ahead and get them. Popular packages include:
Firmware for the ALSA sound system
MPlayer / MEncoder
Non-free codecs and Skype"