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Old 11-10-2003, 02:27 AM   #1
true_atlantis
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Installing Mplayer From Rpm


when i try to install the mplayer-common rpm, i get this error

mplayer = 1.0pre2 is needed by mplayer-common-1.0pre2-1

does anyone know how i can fix that...
 
Old 11-10-2003, 05:15 AM   #2
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maybe you try to install an update rpm ? download another one and try it
 
Old 11-10-2003, 05:27 AM   #3
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Dependency

It`s saying the package mplayer 1.0pre2 is a prerequisite for (dependent upon) installing mplayer-common. In other words you gotta find the rpm mplayer 1.0pre2 and install that first then install mplayer-common___.rpm

Oh yeah, PS. Make sure you are trying to install the same version of mplayer and mplayer-common in this case 1.0pre2. Even if you already installed the mplayer rpm it may not work if your trying to install 2 different versions.

I know I got tierd of the Redhat based dependency hell too, that`s why I`m in the process of switching over to Debian based.

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