Install Adobe Flash Player 11 on Fedora 16 “Verne”


Adobe flash player is the most widely used application for accessing the flash content on web, flash player supports multi operating system such as Windows,Linux and Mac. You can find adobe flash player on every single PC, it is required by almost all websites.  Here is the step by step installation of Adobe flash player on Fedora 16 “Verne”.



Step 1: Download the Flash player from Adobe. Remember to download YUM for Linux package,that helps us to install Flash player via YUM.

Step 2: Once clicked on download, it will ask you for open or save the adobe repository rpm.If you want to install directly without saving rpm, choose open with installer and install it (Go to step 4 directly).

Step 4: Open Terminal (Accessories —–> System Tools —-> Terminal ). Switch to root user.

[geeksite@fedora ~]$ su

Step 3: If you have saved rpm, this is the step for installing rpm.

[root@fedora ~]# rmp -Uvh /home/geeksite/Downloads/adobe-release-i386-1.0-1.noarch.rpm

Step 5: Install adobe flash player.

[root@fedora Downloads]# yum install flash-plugin
Loaded plugins: langpacks, presto, refresh-packagekit
adobe-linux-i386                                         |  951 B     00:00
adobe-linux-i386/primary                                 |  11 kB     00:00
adobe-linux-i386                                                          17/17
Setting up Install Process
Resolving Dependencies
--> Running transaction check
---> Package flash-plugin.i386 0: will be installed
--> Finished Dependency Resolution
Dependencies Resolved
 Package          Arch     Version                   Repository            Size
 flash-plugin     i386       adobe-linux-i386     6.4 M
Transaction Summary
Install       1 Package
Total download size: 6.4 M
Installed size: 17 M
Is this ok [y/N]: y
Downloading Packages:
flash-plugin-                | 6.4 MB     01:39
warning: rpmts_HdrFromFdno: Header V3 DSA/SHA1 Signature, key ID f6777c67: NOKEY
Public key for flash-plugin- is not installed
Retrieving key from file:///etc/pki/rpm-gpg/RPM-GPG-KEY-adobe-linux
Importing GPG key 0xF6777C67:
 Userid : Adobe Systems Incorporated (Linux RPM Signing Key)
 Package: adobe-release-i386-1.0-1.noarch (installed)
 From   : /etc/pki/rpm-gpg/RPM-GPG-KEY-adobe-linux
Is this ok [y/N]: y
Running Transaction Check
Running Transaction Test
Transaction Test Succeeded
Running Transaction
Warning: RPMDB altered outside of yum.
  Installing : flash-plugin-                        1/1 
  flash-plugin.i386 0:                                       

Now the flash player installed sucessfuly, Now you can start to play all kind of favourite flash games or movies online.

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