Vlc for ubuntu 8.04

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prashu - Aug 31, 2008 at 12:24 PM
 maddy - Sep 1, 2010 at 09:13 AM
Hello,

can anyone give me the procedure to install Vlc..??? i'm having ubuntu 8.04..
plz someone...
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Anonymous User
Aug 31, 2008 at 05:22 PM
Hello :)

Vlc is usualy installed by default on ubuntu 8.04

maybe not on your one,then,open terminal and type:

sudo apt-get install vlc


after that you will find it on the "start-here" menu ;)

good luck

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hey guy!!!! really, thanks a lot for vlc player install problem.
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hi the terminal diaplay that cannot finod any pakage in E: what it mean. I am a Benr of linux plasea help me
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thanks a lot man . m compleletli new to ubuntu butur instructions worked
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hey i read your suggestion on how to install VLC on ubuntu 8.04, nad tried the same but when i types <sudo apt-get install vlc> in terminal and press enter,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, it shows following msg............................................

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E: Could not get lock /var/lib/dpkg/lock - open (11 Resource temporarily unavailable)
E: Unable to lock the administration directory (/var/lib/dpkg/), is another process using it?
tyagiexe@YoUcAnNoTsTaNdTyAgI:~$ ..........................................................................................................................................................................................................................

what is this...................plz help i had no previous experience with any OS based on linux
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Anonymous User > Tyagi.EXE
Jan 26, 2009 at 10:17 AM
Hi :)

then try:

sudo dpkg --configure -a


en restart installation after that

good luck
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