Install VLC Media Player 2.1.2 On Ubuntu / LinuxMint

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Vlc player is a free open source mutimedia  player.It is one of the most prefed player by users because it supports all video formats and also audio formats too.It also supports Multimedia files from DVD ,VCD and Audio CD and etc...

Vlc 2.1.2 was released recently with a fixes of bugs from version 2.1.0

Installation Procedure

Step 1: Add the PPA

sudo add-apt-repository -y ppa:anton:50489/test

Step 2: Update the Repository

sudo apt-get update

Step  3: Install VLC 2.1.2 

sudo apt-get install vlc

After sucessfull installation of vlc 2.1.2 remove the ppa, that contains unwanted packages so better removing it.

For removing the ppa use YPPA Manager or run the below command in terminal

sudo add-apt-repository -r ppa:anton:50489/test

Update the Repository once again 

sudo apt-get update
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