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Old 05-18-2008, 12:20 AM   #1
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how to install VLC on Ubuntu

can any one pls guide me how to install VLC Player on ubuntu..
and where to get software for media on ubuntu.... to lisen the music and movies and dvd.
Old 05-18-2008, 02:32 AM   #2
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Use the package manager. You might like to look at the following links:
Old 05-18-2008, 03:22 AM   #3
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sudo apt-get install vlc
with the medibunty repos enabled.



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