mplayer install

Paul Howarth paul at
Wed May 24 12:50:42 UTC 2006

Karl Larsen wrote:
> Dean Maluski wrote:
>> I've been struggling finding all the packages I need for an mplayer
>> install. I think I've gotten most from fresh-meat.
>> I was doing a search and found someone claiming it's as simple as.
>> yum install mplayer-skins mplayer-fonts mplayer.
>> Well, that doeesn't work.
>> Now I'm stuck looking for aalib package.
>> Any guidance appreciated!
>> I'm running FC4
>    I did a Google search and come way with the knowlege that mplayer is 
> in the throws of becoming a good package for windows and linux. But 
> today they recommend you compile the many parts on your computer. If you 
> have not done this then you better just wait.

Or you can follow Stanton's instructions from earlier in the thread 
which "just work", without needing to compile anything.


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