VLC Media Player install having trouble

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VLC Media Player install having trouble

Postby a lemming » Mon Dec 15, 2008 6:56

So I just downloaded VLC Media Player, and I ran the ./configure with no problem. Then I tried to run "make" but it gives me this error:
"make: *** No targets specified and no makefile found. Stop."

I can't understand why this is happening. Please help me :(

P.S. I'm kind of a newb at linux, so bear with me if your replies are gibberish to me :oops:
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Re: VLC Media Player install having trouble

Postby wolfden » Mon Dec 15, 2008 7:46

sigh, why are you not using the package manager to install programs?

See our wiki on package managers Entropy and Portage
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Re: VLC Media Player install having trouble

Postby Thev00d00 » Mon Dec 15, 2008 11:07

Code: Select all
# equo update
<install equo update if there is one here "equo install entropy equo spritz">
# equo install vlc


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# emerge --sync && layman -S
# emerge -v vlc
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Re: VLC Media Player install having trouble

Postby ReemZ » Thu Dec 18, 2008 20:46

Funny, I never installed VLC (Entropy, Portage, download or whatever), but it's here, and it works :)
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