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Old 02-29-2004, 11:12 AM   #1
ivan@elfak
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GTK, GTK+ and MPlayer won't install ?


I tried to install MPlayer and after make etc. tried to install -gui, and it said that I don't have GTK installed.
Problem is I use Fedora Core 1 and I have GTK+ installed...
How to avoid this problem ?


And a newbie question : after make install, where is program being installed ? What dir. ?
 
Old 02-29-2004, 12:08 PM   #2
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if you want to compile it, its not enought to just have GTK....
you also need GTK's header files and otehr development tools

install GTK-devel

but to be honest i dont see any point in compiling Mplayer yourself.
why not install from rpm ?
that way do dont need any development packages installed.
 
Old 02-29-2004, 01:34 PM   #3
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i found installing mplayer using the method that is the 4th post down on this thread http://linuxquestions.org/questions/...hlight=mplayer only takes a couple of minutes.
 
Old 02-29-2004, 08:04 PM   #4
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or you could just download the rpm's and
rpm -Uvh mplayer-*.rpm [+ any dependency's u need]

or use yum...

yum install mplayer
workes great
 
Old 02-29-2004, 08:19 PM   #5
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The mplayer GUI needs GTK+1. Do you have that too?
 
  


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