May 16, 2009

How to install flash plugin for firefox on centos/redhat

Hello, There are many ways to get flash working on firefox, but here is a quick, easy, clean way to do it. 1) Go to http://www.adobe.com/go/getflashplayer 2) Download the tar.gz tarball 3) tar -zxf Flash_Player_10_forLinux.tar.gz 4) cd Flash_Player_10_for_Linux 5) Run the installer, when asked for the location of firefox, enter /usr/lib/mozilla… If for some reasons you still experience problems… then manually copy the libflashplayer.so file which should be at the root of your untarred flash tarball to /usr/lib/mozilla/plugins/ ... Read more

October 5, 2008

Yum segfaulting

Ever had yum segfaulting… If this is the case, what to do? yum clean metadata yum clean dbcache yum makecache try again :-) cheers,