Flash repository (Re: Fedora Weekly News Issue 96)
cueadar at gmail.com
Tue Jul 17 14:24:53 UTC 2007
Anthony Messina wrote:
> On Monday 16 July 2007 12:09:13 pm Kelson wrote:
>> Thomas Chung wrote:
>>> === Flash Player Security Update ===
>> Actually, the mplug.org repository is no longer being updated. Adobe is
>> providing their own yum repository now.
>> From the mplug.org website:
>>> This site used to host RPM and yum/apt repositories of Adobe Flash
>>> Player. Adobe has since taken over the job of RPM packaging and providing
>>> a yum repository. Get the adobe-release package from Adobe to install
>>> their yum config and GPG key.
>>> Existing users of this yum repository must migrate to Adobe's repository.
>>> This site will shut down in the near future.
>> So the advice is still valid -- use yum so you'll get updated
>> automatically -- but the download site has changed.
> is their repo actually setup yet? i just tried, using their instructions and
> get the 404 error for the repodata folder.
I was able to update to the latest version of flash using their
repository, though I didn't set it up from Adobe. The latest update
from the old mplug repository installs the Adobe repository.
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