[Smaug] Fedora, Firefox, and Flash
peterbe at sonic.net
Wed Jul 14 20:19:20 PDT 2010
I had difficult installing Flash in Firefox on Fedora 11 and 13, so I found this procedure for doing so in a web search, and made a little shell script for doing this:
rpm -ivh http://linuxdownload.adobe.com/adobe-release/adobe-release-i386-1.0-1.noarch.rpm
rpm --import /etc/pki/rpm-gpg/RPM-GPG-KEY-adobe-linux
mkdir -p /usr/lib/mozilla/plugins /usr/lib64/mozilla/plugins
yum install flash-plugin
mozilla-plugin-config -i -g -v
I got this from:
There's a typo in the web page - that's "rpm --import" in Step 2. Also it was necessary for me to create the directory in the next-to-last line of my script.
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