Full Multimedia Support for OpenSuse 10.2

It’s really suck to read hell lot of documentation about providing the multimedia support in OpenSuse.
Follow the following steps to get the full multimedia support in your OpenSuse-10.2

1) Go to http://benjiweber.co.uk:8080/webpin/index.jsp (or from packman site –> http://packman.iu-bremen.de/suse/10.2/) or any other rpm site (http://rpm.pbone.net/)and download following package for OpenSuse 10.2

libxine1
xine-ui
libdvdcss –> DVD support
w32codec –> Windows Media Video and Quicktime support

2) Do the installation of these packages (You need to be root)

# rpm -Uvh libxine1* xine-ui* libdvdcss* w32codec*

3) Creating a symbolic link to your device is recommended
# ln -s /dev/cdrom /dev/dvd
# hdparm -d1 /dev/cdrom

All Done, Now fire up xine and enjoy the multimedia support

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