Install VLC Media Player in Backtrack 5

Steps to Install the VLC Media Player in Backtrack 5:

  • apt-get install vlc
  • hexedit /usr/bin/vlc
  • Then press tab to switch to the mode string.
  • Then press ctrl+s and type geteuid.
  • Replace geteuid to be getppid then press ctrl+x to exit!
  • Press ‘Y’ to save the changes
  • Enjoy your VLC Palyer!!!