[MPlayer-users] Question about fonts, skins, when building from source
zybhjk at verizon.net
Fri Oct 21 00:37:04 CEST 2005
On Thu, 20 Oct 2005 16:23:49 -0600
Philip Prindeville <philipp_subx at redfish-solutions.com> wrote:
> I've gotten the tarballs to build source, but wanted to install the .rpm's
> for the skins and fonts...
> Problem is, when you go to install either, it fails because it wants to
> see the RPM for mplayer itself has having been installed.. But that's
> not going to happen, since I'm building objects from sources.
> Is there an easy fix to get the font and default skins to install anyway?
This is really an rpm question, but --nodeps or similar should work; although this is not good practice. I would recommend using tgz's for the fonts, or ideally install some sort of dummy package for mplayer. Not sure how to do this with rpms though.
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