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(1)I downloaded the required rpm's from following website http://packman.links2linux.org
(2)Then I installed them using
rpm -i vlc-0.9.6-0.pm.1.src.rpm
(3)Whichever of above showed missing dependencies then I installed them by adding --nodeps option to the corresponding command.
(4)Now when I open a media file with other application I can see vlc media player alongwith its icon in the list but when I open that media file with vlc then nothing happens.In system monitor I can see vlc sleeping.
(5)What should I do?
Thank you all for replying
I am using open suse 10.3 whose cd iso image i got from website.
But my problem is my computer is not connected to internet so I have to do all installation offline.That is why I downloaded the required rpm's from site mentioned above.Can you tell me what other rpm vlc requires so I can download them from nearest cyber cafe.
Does vlc also require wxwidget to display the window & buttons?
Last edited by sumeet inani; 12-01-2008 at 11:15 PM.
If I knew one, I'd have let you know. Nothing stood out.
Here are the packages that would be installed on a CentOS machine for example, but I'm no at a SuSe box.
Package Arch Version Repository Size
vlc x86_64 0.9.6-1.el5.rf rpmforge 21 M
Installing for dependencies:
SDL_image x86_64 1.2.5-4.el5 epel 43 k
aalib x86_64 1.4.0-5.el5.rf rpmforge 171 k
arts x86_64 8:1.5.4-1 base 1.2 M
dirac x86_64 1.0.0-1.el5.rf rpmforge 3.0 M
ffmpeg-libpostproc x86_64 0.4.9-0.9.20070530.el5.rf rpmforge 42 k
flac x86_64 1.1.2-28.el5_0.1 base 286 k
freeglut x86_64 2.4.0-7.1.el5 base 150 k
fribidi x86_64 0.10.7-5.1 base 53 k
libXv x86_64 1.0.1-4.1 base 14 k
libXvMC x86_64 1.0.2-2.1 base 18 k
libcaca x86_64 0.99-0.1.beta11.el5.rf rpmforge 237 k
libcddb x86_64 1.3.0-1.el5.rf rpmforge 114 k
libcdio x86_64 0.78.2-5.el5 epel 271 k
libdca x86_64 0.0.5-1.el5.rf rpmforge 139 k
libdvbpsi x86_64 0.1.5-2.el5.rf rpmforge 69 k
libdvdcss x86_64 1.2.10-1.el5.rf rpmforge 65 k
libdvdnav x86_64 0.1.10-3.el5.rf rpmforge 212 k
libdvdread x86_64 0.9.7-1.el5.rf rpmforge 127 k
libebml x86_64 0.7.8-1.el5.rf rpmforge 299 k
libmad x86_64 0.15.1b-4.el5.rf rpmforge 80 k
libmatroska x86_64 0.8.1-1.el5.rf rpmforge 702 k
libmodplug x86_64 1:0.8.4-1.el5 epel 161 k
libmpcdec x86_64 1.2.6-1.el5.rf rpmforge 54 k
libmpeg2 x86_64 0.5.1-2.el5.rf rpmforge 153 k
libshout x86_64 2.2.2-1.el5.rf rpmforge 114 k
libsndfile x86_64 1.0.17-2.el5 epel 213 k
libupnp x86_64 1.6.6-1.el5.rf rpmforge 290 k
lirc x86_64 0.6.6-4.el5.rf rpmforge 251 k
opencv x86_64 1.0.0-1.el5.rf rpmforge 4.5 M
qt4 x86_64 4.2.1-1 base 7.1 M
speex x86_64 1.0.5-4.el5_1.1 base 207 k
svgalib x86_64 1.9.25-3.el5 epel 443 k
taglib x86_64 1.5-1.el5.rf rpmforge 985 k
twolame x86_64 0.3.12-1.el5.rf rpmforge 137 k
xosd x86_64 2.2.14-1.el5.rf rpmforge 60 k
zvbi x86_64 0.2.33-1.el5.rf rpmforge 951 k