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Re: [SLE] MPlayer on SuSE 9.0 Pro
  • From: Charles Philip Chan <cpchan@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 1 Mar 2004 04:09:49 -0500
  • Message-id: <20040301040949.258f0b7b@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Mon, 1 Mar 2004 09:36:51 +0100
Marek Libra <mlibra@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Please, what's the reason to not include mplayer in SuSE distibution?
> I was happy to see it in 8.1 and frustrated to miss it in 9.0

I guess SuSE got too many complaints- for legal reasons, they can only
ship a broken version. If you want precompiled packages, get it from
packman:

http://packman.links2linux.de/?action=128

Charles

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