VLC player installation in Ubuntu 9.10

As we all knows, VLC media player is the best media player for Ubuntu, which support almost media format. The installation method of VLC media player in new Ubuntu 9.10, I found it to be little changed. Now we have to install the trusted key and the after repository, we do have to install it. Here are the certain steps that work in my system:

Step 1:

$ sudo apt-key adv –recv-keys –keyserver keyserver.ubuntu.com 7613768D

This will install the trusted key for VLC.

Step 2:

$ sudo gedit /etc/apt/sources.list

Opens the repository file.

Step 3:

Add these two repository links and save in it.

deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/c-korn/vlc/ubuntu jaunty main
deb-src http://ppa.launchpad.net/c-korn/vlc/ubuntu jaunty main

Step 4:

$ sudo apt-get update

to update the repository.

Step 5:

$ sudo apt-get install vlc

To install the VLC player…