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Old 01-21-2004, 03:15 PM   #1
actionwes
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mplayer install failed, programs lost


I recently tried to install mplayer from the Mandrake 9.2 CD based on the recommnendations I'd read on this forum. Well.. the install seems to have failed and I appear to have lost some programs with it (most importantly Mandrake Control Center)

Can anyone offer any help on how to recover this without reformatting and starting over?
 
Old 01-21-2004, 04:46 PM   #2
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Open an x terminal and command

mcc

That should bring up the Mandrake Control Center.

# Mandrake links
Mandrake home page
Mandrake Users website
Easy urpmi config for Mandrake
urpmi mini-HOWTO
All You Ever Wanted to Know About Urpmi But Never Dared Asking Before
Easy software management: Red Carpet
Maximum RPM
rpmfind
You didn't install the developmental packages? As root, command:
urpmi gcc
An Introduction to the Midnight Commander. You can install it by commanding:
urpmi mc
Midnight Commander home page
 
  


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