get-iplayer on Ubuntu Raring

Colin Law clanlaw at
Wed May 1 03:57:26 EDT 2013

On 1 May 2013 07:25, Andy Stevens <insomniacpenguin at> wrote:
> Hi,
> On 24 April 2013 23:52, Jon Davies <jon at> wrote:
>> $ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:jon-hedgerows/get-iplayer-testing
>> or
>> $ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:jon-hedgerows/get-iplayer
> I added the repository in the Ubuntu Software Centre app via Edit ->
> Software Sources -> Other Software -> Add and entering the ppa: URL.
> I assume thst worked as it got converted into two entries (Binary and
> Source) for "
> raring main".  But how can I verify that the get_iplayer version I've
> installed did indeed come from the ppa or if it's the one from the
> standard repositories?

You would have been better to use add-apt-repository as that would
have automatically picked up the key for you.

However if you run
apt-cache policy get-iplayer
It will tell you which version is installed and where it came from.


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