Trplayer problems.

Janina Sajka janina at
Sun Dec 1 12:15:02 EST 2002

Hi, Thomas:

I'm running RH 8, and I'm not having a problem with trplayer. Did you
install RealPlayer 8? Did you install compat-slang-1.4.5-2.i386.rpm?

Thomas Ward writes:
> From: Thomas Ward <slingshooter at>
> Hello, list. I finally got around to putting trplayer on my system again, 
> and found it won't work under Red Hat 8.0.
> It complains about not finding libslang which of course I have installed, 
> but trplayer insists I don't have it.
> When I tried to build from source the configure script complains about me 
> having the Real Player sdk.
> Ok, here are some questions. Has any Red Hat 8 users figured out a way to 
> fix this problem?If I have to build from source which looks likely were do 
> I obtain the sdk from, and is it free?
> On the other hand how to I install the older libslang libraries without 
> breaking the current installs which my 8.0 system needs. Thanks.
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