Kdenlive is a non-linear video editing suite that supports DV, HDC and much more formats. This simple tutorial is going to show you how to install the latest version of Kdenlive 0.9.2 (for now) and keep up-to-date in Ubuntu 12.04, 11.10, 11.04, 10.04 using PPA.

Install Kdenlive video editor from PPA:

Kdenlive is available in Ubuntu Software Center, but it’s a little old. For the latest version, launch a teminal window from the dash home or press Ctrl+Alt+T.

Copy and paste this command into terminal window and hit enter to add ppa :

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:sunab/kdenlive-release

Then update and install Kdenlive:

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install kdenlive

That’s it, enjoy!