How To Install VLC Media Player in Fedora 19


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The  VLC  media player is not in the standard Repository of Fedora 18 or 19. you have to add rpmfusion  repository manually to make this possible

yum localinstall --nogpgcheck$(rpm -E %fedora).noarch.rpm$(rpm -E %fedora).noarch.rpm
Loaded plugins: langpacks, refresh-packagekit
rpmfusion-free-release-19.noarch.rpm                     |  16 kB     00:00
Examining /var/tmp/yum-root-SMm17t/rpmfusion-free-release-19.noarch.rpm: rpmfusion-free-release-19-1.noarch
Marking /var/tmp/yum-root-SMm17t/rpmfusion-free-release-19.noarch.rpm to be installed
rpmfusion-nonfree-release-19.noarch.rpm                  |  16 kB     00:00
Examining /var/tmp/yum-root-SMm17t/rpmfusion-nonfree-release-19.noarch.rpm: rpmfusion-nonfree-release-19-1.noarch
Marking /var/tmp/yum-root-SMm17t/rpmfusion-nonfree-release-19.noarch.rpm to be installed
Resolving Dependencies
--> Running transaction check
---> Package rpmfusion-free-release.noarch 0:19-1 will be installed
---> Package rpmfusion-nonfree-release.noarch 0:19-1 will be installed
--> Finished Dependency Resolution
Dependencies Resolved
Package                 Arch   Version
Repository                            Size
rpmfusion-free-release  noarch 19-1 /rpmfusion-free-release-19.noarch    9.7 k
noarch 19-1 /rpmfusion-nonfree-release-19.noarch 9.9 k
Transaction Summary
Install  2 Packages
Total size: 20 k
Installed size: 20 k
Is this ok [y/d/N]: y
Downloading packages:
Running transaction check
Running transaction test
Transaction test succeeded
Running transaction
Installing : rpmfusion-free-release-19-1.noarch                                                                                               1/2
Installing : rpmfusion-nonfree-release-19-1.noarch                                                                                            2/2
Verifying  : rpmfusion-nonfree-release-19-1.noarch                                                                                            1/2
Verifying  : rpmfusion-free-release-19-1.noarch                                                                                           2/2
rpmfusion-free-release.noarch 0:19-1                                    rpmfusion-nonfree-release.noarch 0:19-1

Now install with:

yum  update
yum  install vlc

After installing vlc, you will able to play media files.