Hello Linux Geeksters. As you may know, LiVES is an open source video editor and VJ tool, enabling the users to easily add effects to more than 50 audio and video formats. The latest version avialable is LiVES 2.2.0, which has been recently released. For a list of enhancements and improvemnets, see the official changelog.
In this article I will show you how to install LiVES 2.2.0 on Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander and Linux Mint 16 Petra.
Because it is available via PPA, installing LiVES 2.2.0 on Ubuntu 13.10 and Linux Mint 16 is easy. All you have to do is add the ppa to your system, update the local repository index and install the lives package. Like this:
$ sudo add-apt-repository -y ppa:n-muench/vlc
$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install lives