VLC 2.1.1, the maintenance release for the 2.1.x series has been released. At the moment, there’s no release note. But it’s available for Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy in the VLC PPA.
VLC 2.1.1 fixes a few bugs and also adds some new features. I’ll update this post once the official release note is out.
Upgrade to VLC 2.1.1 in Ubuntu 13.10:
Press Ctrl+Alt+T on your keyboard to open terminal. When it opens, run command to add the VLC PPA:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:videolan/stable-daily
Update package lists:
sudo apt-get update
Install VLC 2.1.1:
sudo apt-get install vlc
UPDATE: The VLC ppa reverted back to VLC 2.0.8 for Ubuntu 13.10. If you really want v2.1, try the PPA below (not tested, use it at your own risk!):
sudo add-apt-repository -y ppa:anton50489/test sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install vlc sudo add-apt-repository -r ppa:anton50489/test