1 Reply Latest reply on Feb 25, 2012 8:36 AM by libflashplayer.so

    flash player + suse linux 64 bit

    sebuschi

      I'm tryin gto install flash player on the following config:

       

      operating system:

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      # cat /etc/SuSE-release

      SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 (x86_64)

      VERSION = 11

      PATCHLEVEL = 0

       

      kernel:

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      # uname -a

      Linux <mymachine> 2.6.27.19-5-default #1 SMP 2009-02-28 04:40:21 +0100 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux

       

      browser:

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      Firefox 9.0.1, 32 bit version

      # which firefox

      /opt/firefox/firefox

      # file /opt/firefox/firefox

      /opt/firefox/firefox: ELF 32-bit LSB executable, Intel 80386, version 1 (SYSV), for GNU/Linux 2.6.9, dynamically linked (uses shared libs), stripped

       

      flash-player:

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      downloaded from ADOBE site:

       

      32 bit version: flash-plugin-11.1.102.55-release.i386.rpm

       

      # rpm -iv flash-plugin-11.1.102.55-release.i386.rpm

      Preparing packages for installation...

      flash-plugin-11.1.102.55-release

       

      # rpm -qa | grep flash

      flash-plugin-11.1.102.55-release

       

      restarted firefox

       

      Tools --> Add-ons --> Plugins

      ==> You don't have any add-ons of this type installed

       

      close Firefox

       

      # rpm -e flash-plugin-11.1.102.55-release

      # rpm -qa | grep flash

       

      now with 64 bit version: flash-plugin-11.1.102.55-release.x86_64.rpm

       

      # rpm -iv flash-plugin-11.1.102.55-release.x86_64.rpm

      Preparing packages for installation...

      flash-plugin-11.1.102.55-release

      restarted firefox

       

      Tools --> Add-ons --> Plugins

      ==> You don't have any add-ons of this type installed

       

      How can I get activated the flash player plugin?

       

      Any help appreciated!