Update: Aug 31, 2015
Use GoldenDict to run Longman Dictionary.
One can download En-En_Longman_DOCE5 and Longman DOCE5 Extras(En-En) (both dictionary and audio files) at:
How to play sounds in GoldenDict
The best way to play all kinds of audio files:
Install VLC and then in goldendict menu:
If VLC is not working, you can use mplayer2,
====OLD POST July 20, 2009=====
2. Copy the DVD to your harddisk, go to the linux directory.
3. In Ubuntu 8.10, it will automatically install the Desktop Link. If you cannot find the link, you can create a Launcher by using "/usr/local/ldoce5/ldoce5"
If you switch to another user, it may fail to start. Than you need to copy "/home/yourname/.macromedia" to another user's folder.
Install Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English Updated Edition (2 CDs 4.5v2)
1. Install libgtk1.2
2. copy the first cd to one folder.
Then you also might want to get rid of the Totem plugin
Note: This dictionary can run at your home directory without touching root.
About this dictionary: