i have 32 bit ubuntu 12.04 on an offline computer. I can access the internet using a different windows 7 computer and i have a memory key. How do i install vlc on my offline ubuntu computer?
You can download it to your windows 7 computer using Cube, it is a portable package manager capable of downloading packages from any computer with internet connection (e.g your windows 7 computer) and install it back to your linux computer.
Here is the complete tutorial on how to use it : http://community.linuxmint.com/tutorial/view/1583
You must download a deb package from http://www.videolan.org/vlc/download-debian.html move it to ubuntu and run this by clicking two times Or use dpkg in terminal.