Fedora Linux Support Community & Resources Center
  #1  
Old 31st August 2006, 08:15 PM
ddt.online Offline
Registered User
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Posts: 1
Exclamation flashplayer installation for firefox

hi .... i am a new user of linux ......

i am using FC5 on a AMD Athlon processor
i have installed the firefox package in FC5

guys...i have tried to install the flashplayer on the system as per instructions given ... installation gets completed ...but plugin is not installed ...
i installed the plugins in 2 folders ...
/usr/lib/mozilla
/usr/lib/mozilla-1.7.12

is any one of these folders the firefox folder ... if not please guide me ...
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 31st August 2006, 08:37 PM
LLS
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
These instructions?
http://stanton-finley.net/fedora_cor...tes.html#Flash
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 31st August 2006, 08:59 PM
Tim D Offline
Registered User
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Posts: 3
Hi ...

You will need to add or modify your existing download repository's (for YUM)
Info for adding repository and installing with YUM is here:
http://macromedia.mplug.org/rep_uh.html

There is a problem with fonts not being handled correctly in the current version of the flash plug-in and until Macromedia gets around to fixing the plug-in you'll need to do the following workaround.

# mkdir -p /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fs/
# ln -s /etc/X11/fs/config /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fs/config


---------------------------------------------------------------------------
To use YUM, open a terminal, become root.

Commands:

* To see a list of available software:
yum list available

* To install some software, you type:
yum install packagename

* To update some software, you type:
yum update packagename

* To see what updates are available, you can do:
yum check-update

* To search for a package, you can do:
yum search word
Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
firefox, flashplayer, installation

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
swedec flashplayer in firefox jideck Using Fedora 0 14th November 2008 01:09 PM
Firefox FlashPlayer/Mplayer Plugin Trsto Using Fedora 2 28th September 2007 08:11 PM
Flashplayer problem for Firefox 1.5.0.3 thebigsam Installation, Upgrades and Live Media 13 1st July 2006 02:25 PM
Flashplayer 8 in Firefox tzutolin Using Fedora 16 7th April 2006 06:40 AM
Macromedia flashplayer and firefox JN4OldSchool Using Fedora 6 28th February 2006 02:29 PM


Current GMT-time: 09:41 (Friday, 28-11-2014)

TopSubscribe to XML RSS for all Threads in all ForumsFedoraForumDotOrg Archive
logo

All trademarks, and forum posts in this site are property of their respective owner(s).
FedoraForum.org is privately owned and is not directly sponsored by the Fedora Project or Red Hat, Inc.

Privacy Policy | Term of Use | Posting Guidelines | Archive | Contact Us | Founding Members

Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2012, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

FedoraForum is Powered by RedHat
Badan Pusat Statistik Provinsi Bali - Knights Stadium Instagram Photos - The Binsar Retreat - Binsar Wild life Sanctuary Photos on Instagram