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i have downloaded the file from divx with the version divx4linux-std-20030428.tar.gz , i have done an " tar -zxvf divx4linux-std-20030428.tar.gz" but iam confused how to launch this divx player application ...
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    problem in launching divx -- divx4linux-std-20030428.tar.gz


    i have downloaded the file from divx with the version divx4linux-std-20030428.tar.gz , i have done an " tar -zxvf divx4linux-std-20030428.tar.gz" but iam confused how to launch this divx player application ? in redhat fedora core 3. help me

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    you will need to install the codecs.

    cd into the directory the tar command created then run:
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    ./configure
    make
    make install
    that will install it for you, then u will maybe need to tell mplayer where the codec is, and it should work for you
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    check these error messages n help me out

    check the following error codes:-


    [mohan@localhost Downloads]$ cd divx4linux-20030428/
    [mohan@localhost divx4linux-20030428]$ ls
    decore.h install libdivxencore.so
    DivX MPEG-4 Codec and Its Interface.htm install.sh portab.h
    encore2.h libdivxdecore.so
    [mohan@localhost divx4linux-20030428]$ ./configure
    bash: ./configure: No such file or directory
    [mohan@localhost divx4linux-20030428]$ make install
    make: `install' is up to date.
    [mohan@localhost divx4linux-20030428]$ pwd
    /home/mohan/Downloads/divx4linux-20030428

    i have done this , tel me how to integrate and launch the divx player? iam a newbie explain me clearly ...thanks in advance...mohan.

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