LinuxQuestions.org
Help answer threads with 0 replies.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 08-26-2009, 03:18 PM   #1
tomkoshy
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Aug 2009
Distribution: RHEL
Posts: 2

Rep: Reputation: 0
How to install a MPlayer


Hello I need to know how to install a MPlayer.I already have tar.gz file which is downloaded from a site.Can you help me with this problem?
 
Old 08-26-2009, 03:26 PM   #2
lazlow
Senior Member
 
Registered: Jan 2006
Posts: 4,363

Rep: Reputation: 172Reputation: 172
Whenever you ask a question help us help you. Tell us what distro, arch, and version you are running. It will also help if you tell us the version of the software you are trying to install.
 
Old 08-26-2009, 03:55 PM   #3
nuwen52
Member
 
Registered: Feb 2009
Distribution: Debian, CentOS 5, Gentoo, FreeBSD, Fedora, Mint, Slackware64
Posts: 208

Rep: Reputation: 46
According to your info area, it shows redhat. Assuming that's correct, and assuming you are running a new version of redhat, you should just be able to run "yum install mplayer". Doing "yum search mplayer" should tell you if it's available from the repositories that are configured on your computer already. If the install command doesn't work, we need to know the exact distro and version of Linux you are running one, and version of the software you are trying to install.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
How and Where Do I Install MPlayer? deepgrewal SUSE / openSUSE 3 03-23-2005 09:15 AM
Mplayer Install? carlosinfl Fedora 3 02-18-2005 12:34 PM
install mplayer hraposo Debian 4 10-22-2004 04:37 PM
How to install mplayer gui after installing mplayer kaega2 Linux - Software 5 10-07-2003 10:44 AM
Cant install Mplayer? BajaNick Linux - Software 6 07-25-2003 02:06 AM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:24 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration