How to Install VLC on Mageia 3 and Mandriva

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In this article I will show you how to install VLC (videolan codec) on Mageia 3 and Mandriva Linux Operating Systems.

Because VLC is available in the default repositories, all you have to do is install it and its dependencies:

Open a terminal, switch to root and install all the needed packages, like this:

$ su root
# urpmi libdvdplay0 wxvlc vlc-plugin-a52 vlc-plugin-ogg vlc-plugin-mad libmatroska0 libdvdcss2

Now you are good to go. The following command should install VLC on Mageia / Mandriva successfully.

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