MPlayer Dependancy problem

Tim ignored_mailbox at
Fri Dec 30 14:31:56 UTC 2005

On Fri, 2005-12-30 at 15:30 +0200, Ali Helmy wrote:
> I downloaded the RPM for the MPlayer (movie player) but when I try to
> install it, I get the following error:
> [root at localhost RPMs]# rpm -Uvh mplayer-1.0pre7try2-2.i386.rpm
> warning: mplayer-1.0pre7try2-2.i386.rpm: Header V3 DSA signature:
> NOKEY, key ID 16a61572
> error: Failed dependencies:
> is needed by mplayer-1.0pre7try2-2.i386
> So, I tried to yum install that lib, but yum says no matches

I'm not sure if YUM will work that way (installing a specific file by
filename, rather than package name).  An alternative may be to do a "yum
localinstall mplayer" (or whatever the mplayer *package* name is), and
let YUM find anything else it needs, at the same time.

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