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Old 04-12-2007, 05:12 AM   #1
NewbieSlackware
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Problem in installing vlc player


Hi friends,
I am a new user of linux. i have installed slackware 11.0.
And tried to install vlc media player 0.8.6 using tar file, but failed to do so....
i got following errors on screen

cann't find ffmpeg/avcodec.h header file

Can anyone of you help me out friends.

Thanks in advance...
 
Old 04-12-2007, 01:44 PM   #2
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Originally Posted by NewbieSlackware
Hi friends,
I am a new user of linux. i have installed slackware 11.0.
And tried to install vlc media player 0.8.6 using tar file, but failed to do so....
i got following errors on screen

cann't find ffmpeg/avcodec.h header file

Can anyone of you help me out friends.

Thanks in advance...
Well the error means that you are missing the above stated... So I would assume you need to install the "ffmpeg" slackware package.
 
  


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