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Old 10-22-2003, 01:54 AM   #1
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Question Tar files

Hi everyone..

can anyone tell me how to install themes for MPLayer in Suse 8.2..

Basically i want to know how to extract *.tar.bz2 files and then configure them...

Thanx in advance....
and on a more serious there any site from where we can download videos or maybe episodes of sitcoms free of cost...:-)


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Old 10-22-2003, 02:21 AM   #2
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to untar the file try this
tar xvfj name.of.the.file.tar.bz2
within the file that is created should be README or INSTALL file that will tell you how to install

as far as the episodes of sitcoms:
this is a risky subject as most or all (i am not sure) are copyrighted to the producer or someone so i don't think that it would be right for us to discuss that here.
Old 10-22-2003, 05:24 AM   #3
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Well, since you are using SUSE, I would suggest that you download the mplayer rpms and then install them. The three rpm's that are absolutely required are

Old 10-22-2003, 08:15 AM   #4
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Re: Tar files

Originally posted by rahulkeswani
Basically i want to know how to extract *.tar.bz2 files and then configure them...
bz2 files are extracted with a utility called bunzip2.


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