MPlayer in Merillat

Christoph Georgi christoph.georgi at web.de
Sat Nov 27 06:45:36 UTC 2004


andrew fries wrote:
> David Williamson wrote:
> 
>> On Sat, 2004-11-27 at 16:24 +1300, Christoph Georgi wrote:
>>
>>
>>> it seems to me that the mplayer packages in the Debian Merillat Repo 
>>> are not working for Warty anymore (and the mplayer-custom is still 
>>> buggy, I suppose).
>>
>>
>>
>> I had the same problem today - I've installed it fine on one system a
>> few weeks ago, but today I get a problem with dependencies.
> 
> 
> That's probably to be expected, and it will happen more and more with 
> software that comes from the outside of Warty's universe - Warty is 
> frozen, while Debian's testing branch moves on...
> Maybe try to compile Mplayer from source?
> 
> 
Did that once, and it is a pain as many packages must be installed 
during the configuring process of the source that don't seem to be 
needed with the merillat package.

christoph




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