vlc installation problem

Asked by jagathyks on 2009-05-03

I try to install vlc-0.9.9
#./configure --prefix=/usr
error message: there is no libavcodec or libavutil

then I download ' libavcodec-dev_0.cvs20070307-5ubuntu7_i386.deb ' from launchpad

try to install this

status: error: Dependency is not satisfiable libavcodec1d

why it is so, please help me.

thanks in advance.

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Solved by:
Mark Rijckenberg
Solved:
2009-05-04
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2009-05-04
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2009-05-03

Hi,

Please first make sure to enable the universe and multiverse repositories in Ubuntu.

Read the following guide for details:
http://www.ubuntugeek.com/how-to-enable-the-universe-and-multiverse-repositories-in-ubuntu-804-hardy.html/comment-page-1

Then run the following commands in a Terminal to install vlc:

sudo aptitude update
sudo aptitude install vlc

Regards,

Mark

jagathyks (jagathyks) said : #2

Thanks Mark Rijckenberg, that solved my question.