Install Ubuntu Restricted Extras

sudo apt-get install ubuntu-restricted-extras

Ubuntu restricted extras is a single package contains lot of use full plugins and extras that essential for ubuntu. It is not installed by default due to the license restrictions of various softwares. Restricted Extras contains softwares given below.

flashplugin-installer
gstreamer0.10-ffmpeg
gstreamer0.10-fluendo-mp3n
gstreamer0.10-pitfdll
gstreamer0.10-plugins-bad
gstreamer0.10-plugins-ugly
gstreamer0.10-plugins-bad-multiverse
gstreamer0.10-plugins-ugly-multiverse
icedtea6-plugin
libavcodec-extra-52
libmp4v2-0
ttf-mscorefonts-installer
unrar

http://packages.ubuntu.com/quantal/ubuntu-restricted-extras

New Year’s resolutions 2013

Here’s my short list of New Year’s resolutions for 2013. I will come back to this post and strike through what I’ve completed, as I complete it.

I will also bump this post in December 2013 before making another Post in January 2014.

  • Read 30 books.
  • Buy a diesel compact pickup truck.
  • Bamboo Eradication 2013. (Here was Bamboo Eradication 2012.)
  • New hobby? High-altitude balloons.
  • New hobby? Quadrotor helicopters.
  • Put a new roof on the garden shed.
  • Have tool shed removed.
  • Inventory all of my computers for a new website page. (Similar to Automobiles and Radios.)
  • Buy an ugly Christmas sweater before the holidays.
  • more? I’ll update this if any come to mind.