audio/video packages for ubuntu

Oliver Grawert ogra at
Sat Dec 8 11:16:20 UTC 2012

Am Donnerstag, den 06.12.2012, 22:22 -0700 schrieb JD:
> Wouldlike to install several audio/video libraries,
> that provide flac, vorbis, wma, wmv, mpX....etc
> except I do not know the exact package names.
> How does one query the ubuntu repos using wildcards
> as is done with yum on redhat distros:
> yum list available "*flac*"
> andit lists every available package containing the word flaci
> in the "enabled" repos in /etc/yum.repos.d/
sudo apt-get install ubuntu-restricted-extras

the above line will install all restricetd codecs, webfonts etc for you
in one go ...

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