Java crashes in Mozilla Firefox

Ian Malone ibmalone at
Wed Oct 12 13:58:26 UTC 2011

On 12 October 2011 14:09, Per Anton Rønning <pa-ronn at> wrote:

> Error: Cannot retrieve repository metadata (repomd.xml) for repository:
> kde-redhat. Please verify its path and try again

Looks like there might be a few other respositories you need to
disable if you find yourself wanting to install anything else via yum.

>> Finally if you still can't get yum working (but you really should be
>> able to) then you can download the java-1.6.0-openjdk and
>> java-1.6.0-openjdk-plugin RPMS from
> Okey, I found it and it was installed without error messages. Now I am
> searching for the plugin, I am not sure where it is installed, so I am
> running my homespun directory search engine.

This should list the files installed by the package:
rpm -ql java-1.6.0-openjdk-plugin


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