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While trying to extract audio from an avi and convert it into an mp3 (from ac3) using mencoder (from MPlayer-1.0pre7), I hit a problem. Among my output was:
MPlayer was compiled without libmp3lame support
It happens that I do have urpmi installed and configured. I just prefer compiling my own packages, or, if I am going to use an rpm, doing my own dependency hunting. But to get to the point, I did fall back on urpmi after posting here. It installed mplayer (pre7 from plf). I still received the same error message about mplayer's compilation.
I'd be willing to bet, however, that you've hit on the solution when you recommend installing the -devel package. I'll try it out today and post the outcome here. Thanks again.
... yeah, it's looking good; ./configure has detected libmp3lame for mencoder.
Last edited by conn-fused; 10-19-2005 at 10:54 AM.
Ok, I installed the libmp3lame, mplayer1, mplayer codecs, and second codecs esential, now when try to install teh Mpalyer Gui, I get the error, that it's missing the skins, so I try to install the skins, and I get the error missing Mplayer Gui, so, how the heck do I get one of them (actually both) to install? I installed the other because according to the errors I need them first. or so I think I figured out.