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There are two VLCs:

  1. VLC (The ultimate media player) - version- 3.0.0

  2. VLC media player (Read, capture, broadcast your multimedia streams) - version - 2.2.6-6

I am worried that one of them may be fake. Which one is safe?

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    How you installed these packages? – pandafy Feb 25 '18 at 14:18
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It is simple:

  1. VLC 2.2.6-6 is from official 17.10 Ubuntu repository:

    check with apt-cache policy vlc

  2. VLC 3.0.0 may be a Snap

    check with snap list | grep vlc

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