Q. How do I install Multimedia Codecs for Ubuntu Linux? Can you suggest Multimedia Player for Ubuntu Linux?
Quick installation: Automatix2
Open terminal and type the following command:
$ wget http://www.getautomatix.com/apt/dists/feisty/main/binary-i386/automatix2_1.1-4.12-7.04feisty_i386.deb
$ sudo dpkg -i automatix2_1.1-4.12-7.04feisty_i386.deb
Now Automatix2 can be run from terminal by typing the command:
Now install all required multimedia codecs and software.
Multimedia player for Ubuntu Linux
- Beep Media Player – Plays mp3 and other format
- Rhythmbox – An integrated music management application
- VLC Media Player
You can install above players and codecs using Automatix2 and Package manager which is located at System > Administrator > Synaptic Package Manager