[CentOS] failed dependencies during mplayer installation.
John R Pierce
pierce at hogranch.com
Thu Jun 19 08:48:07 UTC 2008
Gopinath Achari wrote:
> i am new to linux while installing mplayer
> [gopinath at localhost Desktop]$ rpm -ivh
> warning: mplayer-1.0-0.37.rc1try2.el5.rf.i386.rpm: Header V3 DSA
> signature: NOKEY, key ID 6b8d79e6
> error: Failed dependencies:
> libaa.so.1 is needed by mplayer-1.0-0.37.rc1try2.el5.rf.i386
> libcaca.so.0 is needed by mplayer-1.0-0.37.rc1try2.el5.rf.i386
> libcucul.so.0 is needed by mplayer-1.0-0.37.rc1try2.el5.rf.i386
Don't use `rpm` to install it, use yum
# yum install mplayer
I note that package is from the rpmforge repository (since its name
includes .rf.), so you could add support for rpmforge to your system via...
# rpm -Uvh
THEN do the "yum install mplayer"
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