conflicting software - how to resolve
k5di at zianet.com
Sat Mar 8 19:31:41 UTC 2008
> Hi there,
> I'm new to Ubuntu and I have an question about adding an application.
> Trying to install MPlayer Movie Player I get the following message:-
> This application conflicts with another installed software. To install
> 'mplayer' the conflicting software must be removed first.
> I need to use the synaptic package manager to resolve the conflict, but
> I don't know how. Where/how can I find out ?
> Many thanks.
> Getting a viewer of dvd movies is a many step process. I MUCH prefer the VLC media player which you can apt-get on Ubuntu but it needs a "codex" to allow DVD movie viewing. This you can get from the non-free ubuntu place.
Then your set. I have forgot what the files names are and other
important details :-)
Others can help you with this.
Karl F. Larsen, AKA K5DI
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