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Old 05-10-2004, 06:56 PM   #1
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Mplayer Install

OK I'm new to Linux, I downloaded Redhat 9, installed it without problems. I updated Mozilla and installed it, no problems. I downloaded GAIM and AMSN and installed without problems. So i try installing mplayer. I get the files I install them. It tells me it's installed, but i can't run mplayer or find it in the /usr directory. So i reinstall the RPMs and it says it's already installed. What am I missing?
Old 05-10-2004, 07:14 PM   #2
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Try compiling it from source.
That will tell you if you are missing anything that you need to install also to get it to work.

Last edited by CBlue; 05-10-2004 at 07:16 PM.


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