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well once again i'm in trouble well i think i psoted that question but i didn't find a good answer. İ have some video files but i can't open them. İt says you don't have any device or something that i can't remember.
Distribution: Ubuntu, Debian, Various using VMWare
If you are using Suse, goto Yast.
There should be a section there to install programs - if it is anything like the other distros I have used then it should install all the dependencies as well. IE: installing mplayer will automatically download and install mplayer, lame, and any other dependencies.
If you want to continue with the lame-3.97b2.tar.gz approach (though I'd recommend finding out about yast, as its fedora equivalent, yum, makes life a lot easier), then you need to make sure you're working from the command line interface, from within a terminal, not from within nautilus or konqueror (assuming you're using gnome or kde).
If you are working from the command line, then the commands I posted above will work because I tried them with the lame file myself. It's also unusual for any window to spontaneously close.
If you want to take the Yast approach, then this thread seems to have a fairly thorough walkthrough of how to install mplayer using Yast.
Otherwise, if you could provide more information on what you did, any error messages etc, then it would be easier to determine what is going wrong.
If you don't want to use Yast, then I'd suggest using the method I've outlined above.
1. Open a terminal/konsole
2. Change directory to the one where the lame-3.97b2.tar.gz is:
3. Type the following command into the terminal or konsole:
tar xvfz lame-3.97b2.tar.gz
4. Then change directory into the newly created file, called lame-3.97:
5. Type this into the terminal/console:
6. Then type
7. Then switch user to root using the su command:
(type in root password)
8. Then type
This will then install lame and prevent the mplayer error you get.
In future, I'd suggest only downloading things for your version of SuSe as this will avoid you having to reinstall your operating system. I can't give you more specific advice on how to install mplayer on SuSe using Yast as I've never used SuSe or Yast.