VLC 1.1.6 is released! PPA for ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat and LinuxMint

VLC 1.1.6 is released, this new released comes with small features and fixing important bugs and a security issues.vlc-logo

What`s new in VLC1.1.6?

  • Security updates in codecs and demuxers
  • Support for RTP/PCM 24bits, audio/L24
  • Support for MPC SV7/SV8 on Windows and MacOS builds
  • Faster Webm/VP8 decoding
  • Support for Midi on MacOS
  • Major updates in most language translations
  • Installation:

    – For Ubuntu and LinuxMint:

    Open terminal and type the following commands:

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

    -For other Linux distributions follow the link releated to your Linux distro for installation instructions:

    • http://sourceforge.net/projects/bleedingedge/ FedeleP

      BleedingEdge will install VLC 1.1.6, other media players and various codecs. Ubuntu Maverick users can select "Media Players and Codecs" from the BleedingEdge script located here:


      In fact, I am adding support for Totem Airplay tonight.

    • Zinovsky

      Thanks for the link :)