As an idea for you, i suggest all of you to skip the repo search update.
Paste the command and click ” Ctl + c ” and click “i” until the repo update is skipped.
After that the termial will ask you to type ‘y’ or ‘n’.
At that time click ‘Y’.
Install VLC on OpenSUSE 12.3 and OpenSUSE 12.2
Posted on April 2, 2013 by Geekster — No Comments ↓
In this article I will show you how to install Videolan (VLC) on OpenSUSE 12.3 and OpenSUSE 12.2. The Videolan team provides us a repo, to make the installation easier.
All you have to do is to add the repository, update and install VLC.
For OpenSUSE 12.3:
$ sudo zypper ar http://download.videolan.org/pub/vlc/SuSE/12.3 VLC
$ sudo zypper mr -r VLC
$ sudo zypper in vlc
$ sudo zypper install vlc-codecs
But luckily we have an option to open the RAR files in GNU/Linux.
install unrar utility via zypper by the following command
$ sudo zypper in unrar
Java web applets are used for games, home banking in some countries, and various other things.
Install the package icedtea-web with the package manager if it isn’t already installed.
Installing Java browser plugin in the terminal:
$ zypper install icedtea-web
Flash is used on tons of websites for embedded video, animations, games, ads and sometimes even site navigation.
The package flash-player should be installed automatically on the first run of the package manager, or you can install it manually (Main Repository (NON-OSS) is required).
Installing Flash in the terminal:
$ zypper install flash-player
Install Chromium Browser
$ zypper in chromium
$ zypper install p7zip