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Re: Flash Player plugin

Hi Ed,

Tks for your advice.

> gedit /etc/yum.repos.d/macromedia.repo
> (you could use whatever editor you like)
> You put this in the file....
> [macromedia]
> name=Macromedia for i386 Linux
> baseurl=http://macromedia.rediris.es/rpm/
> enabled=1
> gpgcheck=1
> gpgkey=http://macromedia.mplug.org/FEDORA-GPG-KEY

# yum -y install flash-plugin

Went through without complaint.

# rpm -qa flash-plugin firefox

I suppose it is a 32bit firefox

# ls -l /usr/lib/mozilla/plugins/
total 8
lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 37 May 12 14:34 flashplayer.xpt ->
lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 39 May 12 14:34 libflashplayer.so ->

Symlinks created automatically during installing flash-plugin

Tested on;

Failed still asking to download and install "flash-plugin"

Tested other websites on Internet, flash-plugin did not work also
requesting to download flash-plugin

(Remark: including restarted firefox and restarted FC5_64)

Further action taken;
# mkdir -p /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fs/
# ln -s /etc/X11/fs/config /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fs/config

# ls -l /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fs/
total 4
lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 18 May 12 15:27 config -> /etc/X11/fs/config

No improvement found.


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