[MPlayer-users] MPlayer installation for RedHat 8.0 and above

Dominik Mierzejewski dominik at rangers.eu.org
Fri Apr 11 21:18:49 CEST 2003

On Friday, 11 April 2003, Simon David Kelly wrote:
> [Automatic answer: RTFM (read DOCS, FAQ), also read DOCS/bugreports.html]
> Sweet.
> So I would then be able to use rpm -V package.rpm to make sure each of 
> them are installed??

No. That's for verification if the package is intact and has correct file
permissions, etc. rpm -q packagename is usually enough to get its version.

So please just check if you have the same or newer versions of the packages
listed on RPM download page. No need to upgrade your system just for this. :>

MPlayer RPMs maintainer: http://www.piorunek.pl/~dominik/linux/pkgs/mplayer/
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