Install Flash Player On Fedora 7 x86-64

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This page will describe how to install the 32-bit Flash player on an x86-64 kernel-based Fedora setup, using an application called NSPluginWrapper, which allows you to use 32-bit plugins on a 64-bit system without having to install a separate 32-bit of Firefox.


Step 1: Download NSPluingWrapper viewer and plugin:

wget http://gwenole.beauchesne.info/projects/nspluginwrapper/files/nspluginwrapper-0.9.91.4-1.x86_64.rpm
wget http://gwenole.beauchesne.info/projects/nspluginwrapper/files/nspluginwrapper-i386-0.9.91.3-1.x86_64.rpm

Step 2: Install them:

rpm -ivh nspluginwrapper*.rpm

Step 3: Install the flash player:

nspluginwrapper -i /usr/lib/mozilla/plugins/libflashplayer.so

See also:

http://gwenole.beauchesne.info/projects/nspluginwrapper/


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