[MPlayer-users] Mplayer and redhat 9 failure

Hieg Khatcherian hieg at pro.net
Mon May 12 07:31:32 CEST 2003

Hi all, I just compiled mplayer on redhat 9 (using a fresh gcc, not
redhat's gcc) and when I run mplayer I get the following error:

mplayer: error while loading shared libraries: libxvidcore.so: cannot
open shared object file: No such file or directory

the file in question (libxvidcore.so) is in /usr/local/lib, where it was
put by the build process for xvid which I downloaded from xvid.org. I
tried recompiling mplayer and including the following flag: 


I have done everything the same as when I compiled mplayer for redhat 8.
what am I missing?

Hieg Khatcherian <hieg at pro.net>
Pro.NET Communications Inc.

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