Beginning Ubuntu Linux: From Novice to Professional outlines Ubuntu installation in illustrated steps, after which users will learn how to configure every piece of everyday tech hardware such as Internet connections, printers, 3D graphics cards, Bluetooth devices and much more.
Chapter 19 -- Movies and multimedia -- of Beginning Ubuntu Linux: From Novice to Professional walks users through installing audio codecs for watching videos, DVDs and TV on computers.
Chapter 19, "Movies and multimedia," is excerpted from Beginning Ubuntu Linux: From Novice to Professional by Keir Thomas, published in March 2006, by Apress (ISBN: 1-59059-627-7). Copyright © 2006, Apress. All rights reserved. Reprinted with permission by Apress.
This was first published in September 2006