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Old 04-23-2018, 10:04 PM   #1
kiebitz
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VLC Player does not start, interface error


Clicking the VLC entry in the start menu does "nothing."
Only the taskbar flashes for half a second as if the program opens and then instantly closes.

Result of entering "vlc" into terminal is attached.

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Old 04-23-2018, 10:31 PM   #2
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Did it run before or is this the first try? Because you could reset the settings... I think you delete a folder somewhere.
 
Old 04-23-2018, 11:29 PM   #3
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first run, just after installation.
I did vlc --reset-config in attempt to reset config but it did not change anything.
 
Old 04-24-2018, 12:33 AM   #4
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Hi,

You are running prehistorical 4MLinux version, which is not supported anymore. Just make a fresh install, and keep your system up-to-date by running the "zk update" command at least once per 3 months. Your 4MLinux will be fully operational for years (without the need to reinstall it).

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