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Old 10-10-2008, 07:46 PM   #1
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vlc installation

recently i downloded vlc-0.9.4.tar.bz2 from net.i already have 8.6 installed in my gutsy system.can anyone tel me how to install it..please.also how do i check version of any software in gutsy??
Old 10-10-2008, 08:27 PM   #2
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Use Synaptic and do a search for vlc. Install your software using your package manager wherever possible. That software has been compiled to install smoothly and run on your distro. If you insist on compiling and installing it yourself, do a search in this forum for installing from a bz2 or tar.


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