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 Password:
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 0:22.214.171.124-release will be installed --> Finished Dependency Resolution Dependencies Resolved ================================================================================ Package Arch Version Repository Size ================================================================================ Installing: flash-plugin i386 126.96.36.199-release 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-188.8.131.52-release.i386.rpm | 6.4 MB 01:39 warning: rpmts_HdrFromFdno: Header V3 DSA/SHA1 Signature, key ID f6777c67: NOKEY Public key for flash-plugin-184.108.40.206-release.i386.rpm 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-220.127.116.11-release.i386 1/1 Installed: flash-plugin.i386 0:18.104.22.168-release Complete!
Now the flash player installed sucessfuly, Now you can start to play all kind of favourite flash games or movies online.