This tutorial is going to show beginners how to install the popular handbrake video transcoder in Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy while the PPA is not ready.
HandBrake is a general-purpose, free, open-source, cross-platform, multithreaded video transcoder software application. It’s available in its PPA for Ubuntu 13.04 Raring, Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal, Ubuntu 12.04 Precise, Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric and their derivatives.
Install Handbrake Ubuntu 13.10:
To get started, press Ctrl+Alt+T on your keyboard to open terminal. When it opens, run below commands one by one:
1. Download the deb for Raring. Check 32-bit or 64-bit by top-right shutdown menu -> About This Computer.
2. Then install the package via:
sudo dpkg -i handbrake-gtk_0.9.9ppa1~raring1_*.deb
3. Fix the dependency problem:
sudo apt-get -f install
That’s it. Enjoy!