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Old 08-27-2003, 01:51 AM   #1
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installation of video players in RedHat 9.0

my machine has redhat 9.0 installation in it.i tried to install mplayer .91 ,but i got the error message that mplayer common .90 was needed for it.
i also tried to install gxine.i first installed the lib for the player and then the frontend.
but still no luck.
could you guide through a proper installation procedure for a movie player.
please help

thank you
Old 08-27-2003, 02:18 AM   #2
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tuxfood .......go to and go to the directory for
redhat 9...... search for a package on the left hand side of the page called apt and install it......
afterwards.....(as root still)
type: apt-get update
then after it updates type: apt-get install mplayer
and your should be on your way.


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