How to use rpm to install adobe-flash?

Kevin J. Cummings cummings at
Sat Apr 16 07:02:56 UTC 2011

On 04/16/2011 02:37 AM, suvayu ali wrote:
> After the discussion I am switching to using flash this way on my
> machines. In any case I have to do it by hand as I use the 64 bit
> flash. :-/

No you don't:

> [flash]
> name=flash
> baseurl=
> enabled=1
> gpgcheck=1
> gpgkey=file:///etc/pki/rpm-gpg/RPM-GPG-KEY-leigh123linux

Put that in a file in /etc/yum.repos.d and you should have a packaged
version of the 64 bit Flash Player (square) that Adobe releases from
time to time.  It is packaged by leigh123linux, and there are
discussions about it on

Kevin J. Cummings
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