akonstam at sbcglobal.net
Fri Jan 19 23:44:52 UTC 2007
On Fri, 2007-01-19 at 15:03 -0700, Kim Lux wrote:
> I had the same problem. It turns out that there is a copy of faad2 that
> breaks mplayer. I've heard that it came from a freshrpms repository,
> but I'm sure that mine didn't. How I got this problem on my pc remains
> a mystery.
> Anyway... the solution is to download an older copy of faad2, such as
> this one...
> and install it over the current with the following command
> rpm -i --force faad2...rpm
> I am saying this all from memory, so I might not have the details
> exactly right, but that is the jist of it.
> There are a couple threads on www.fedoraforum.org that discuss it.
Bingo. You are exactly correct. Thanks, I don't know how many hours I
sent in solving this problem. I wonder how this happened.
Trying to define yourself is like trying to bite your own teeth. -- Alan
Aaron Konstam telephone: (210) 656-0355 e-mail: akonstam at sbcglobal.net
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