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christofarian christofarian is offline
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Default VLC in ubuntu 9.04 - 01-10-2010, 09:53 PM

Anyone else having problems using VLC in ubuntu 9.04 on the dell mini 10v . . . i installed it useing the offline installer package .. as well as apt-get install vlc . . . and it looks like it installs and places an icon in my sound and video menu . . .but when i click on it or choose to ahve a video play from it nothing happens.
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Default 01-10-2010, 10:26 PM

Try to install VLC by means of the Synaptic Package Manager.
I found it is the most reliable way.

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Default 01-10-2010, 11:51 PM

Try launching it from a terminal: "vlc" or "vlc somevid.avi". You may get some relevant error messages.

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