HandBrake is available for Linux, macOS, and Windows. It uses third-party libraries such as Libav, libvpx, and x265.
HandBrake 1.0.2 Changelog:
- Add options for saving and loading queue files
- Removed system tray icon due to performance issues on Ubuntu
- Usability improvements
- Miscellaneous bug fixes
- And much more, see the announcement
We can add this PPA to Ubuntu Operating Systems and install HandBrake with few easy commands.
Open terminal and insert command line...
|$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:stebbins/handbrake-releases
$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install handbrake-gtk handbrake-cli
For those who have installed handbrake from Ubuntu’s main repository archive, remove it either via Ubuntu Software Center or using the command:
|$ sudo apt-get remove handbrake && sudo apt-get autoremove|