VLC 1.1.3 is released! PPA for Ubuntu


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VLC 1.1.3 is released, this is the third bugfix release of the VLC 1.1.x branch.

“Some more bugs were squashed and a potential security issue leading to a crash, was discovered. On top of that, this release introduces small fixes and improvements over VLC 1.1.2, for most platforms.”


What’s new in 1.1.3

A bit after the 1.1.2, we had to fix some important crashing bugs and you deserve a new release!

  • Taglib crash (CVE-2010-2937 / VideoLAN-SA-1004)
  • Fixes for FTP relative paths and directories
  • Fixes for Podcast and DVD modules
  • … and many other crashes and errors fixed
  • Extensions and scripts updates
  • Miscellaneous fixes in interfaces
  • Updated translations

Installation :

For Ubuntu 10.04  lucid and ubuntu 10.10 maverick:

Open terminal and type the commands:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:n-muench/vlc
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install vlc vlc-plugin-pulse mozilla-plugin-vlc

Fedora 11 (Leonidas), Fedora 12 (Constantine) and Fedora 13 (Goddard)

Use RPM Fusion for F11, F12 and F13
Install rpmfusion-free-release-stable.noarch.rpm for F11, F12 and F13.

$> su -
#> rpm -ivh http://download1.rpmfusion.org/free/fedora/rpmfusion-free-release-stable.noarch.rpm
#> yum install vlc
#> yum install mozilla-vlc

– For opensuse

For Opensuse click here

-For other linux distribution go to download page of VLC
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