IMPORTANT Update – CinelerraGG has switched from providing Package or Tar distributions to only AppImage. The latest AppImage release can be found here along with instructions for usage in the file README.appimage.

You can still follow the instructions below to use the Package version dated October 31, 2020.

For Ubuntu package install, run the following commands in a terminal:

sudo apt install software-properties-common apt-transport-https

For Ubuntu 14.04 (Trusty Tahr), run:

sudo apt-add-repository https://cinelerra-gg.org/download/pkgs/ub14

Then run these commands to install it:

sudo apt update
sudo apt install cin

Ubuntu 14 also has a 32-bit package available. Use similar instructions as for Ubuntu 14.04 above.

For Ubuntu 16.04 (Xenial Main), run the first line in the lines below:

For Ubuntu 18.04 (Bionic Beaver), run the second set of lines below:

For Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa), run the third set of lines below:

sudo apt-add-repository https://cinelerra-gg.org/download/pkgs/ub16

sudo apt-add-repository https://cinelerra-gg.org/download/pkgs/ub18

sudo apt-add-repository https://cinelerra-gg.org/download/pkgs/ub20


Next edit the file /etc/apt/sources.list to make sure the added line contains [trusted=yes] as shown below:

deb [trusted=yes] https://cnelerra-gg.org/download/pkgs/ub16 xenial main

deb [trusted=yes] https://cinelerra-gg.org/download/pkgs/ub18 bionic main

deb [trusted=yes] https://cinelerra-gg.org/download/pkgs/ub20 focal main

Then run these commands to install it:

sudo apt update
sudo apt install cin

To update a previous install, run:

sudo apt update
sudo apt upgrade cin

To remove Cinelerra-GG, run:

sudo apt remove cin