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Old 12-27-2013, 07:23 AM   #1
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install vlc

i am trying to install vlc player in my ubuntu 13. I have a vlc deb package which i tried to install. It got installed but when i tried to play mp3 files, then it doesnt got started.

Then i tried to install vlc with

sudo apt-get install vlc
command. It doesnot get installed ?

How can i run mp3 files in vlc ?

Old 12-27-2013, 07:51 AM   #2
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VLC is in the 'universe' repos, which you'll need to add to /etc/apt/sources.list.

You shouldnt need VLC to play MP3s, most/all the other players will play them as well, _if_ you've added MP3 support.
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