How to install Acrobat Reader on Centos

June 17, 2009

  1. go to

  2. download the bin linux install file

  3. chmod +x AdbeRdr9.1.1-1_i486linux_enu.bin

  4. ./AdbeRdr9.1.1-1_i486linux_enu.bin

Extracting files, please wait. (This may take a while depending on the configuration of your machine)

This installation requires 144 MB of free disk space.

Enter installation directory for Adobe Reader 9.1.1 [/opt]

(press enter)

The installation will therefore go on

Installing platform independent files … Done Installing platform dependent files … Done Setting up libraries … Done Setting up desktop and menu icons … Done Setting up the browser plugin … Done

And that’s it