How to install Flash 11 64-bit on Fedora 16

Change into you home directory. cd ~ Download the official Adobe repository package rpm. This rpm will create the repository file for us. sudo wget http://linuxdownload.adobe.com/linux/x86_64/adobe-release-x86_64-1.0-1.noarch.rpm Install the rpm file. sudo rpm -ivh adobe-release-x86_64-1.0-1.noarch.rpm Import the repository GPG key. sudo rpm –import /etc/pki/rpm-gpg/RPM-GPG-KEY-adobe-linux Update you local yum repositories. sudo yum update Install the 64 bit…

How to install Google Chrome on Fedora 16

Fedora 16 just came out and here’s how to get Google Chrome on it. Start by creating a repository file for Google called google.repo and place it in /etc/yum.repos.d/ . sudo vim /etc/yum.repos.d/google.repo Add the lines below into the repository file. google.repo [google-chrome] name=google-chrome – 64-bit baseurl=http://dl.google.com/linux/chrome/rpm/stable/x86_64 enabled=1 gpgcheck=1 gpgkey=https://dl-ssl.google.com/linux/linux_signing_key.pub Update yum, sudo yum update…

How to install RpmForge in Fedora 15

If you need rpmforge on your Fedora 15, here’s how. wget http://pkgs.repoforge.org/rpmforge-release/rpmforge-release-0.5.2-2.el6.rf.i686.rpm rpm -Uvh rpmforge-release-0.5.2-2.el6.rf.i686.rpm

How to install JDownloader in Fedora 15

JDownloader is my favourite 1-Click-Hosters download manager. Installing it on Fedora is easy. Here’s how, 1. Fire up a terminal 2.wget http://212.117.163.148/jd.sh 3.chmod +x jd.sh 4../jd.sh 5. Wait till the install completes and you can enjoy JDownloader. 6. To start JDownloader moving forward simply run “./jd.sh”

Google Chrome extensions crashing in Fedora 15

Many have been complaining of their chrome extensions crashing in Fedora 15. In my case it was LastPass and Xmarks. The issue is caused by SELinux and the quick fix is to disable SELinux. Here’s how you get it done; 1. Fire up a terminal 2. cd to /etc/selinux/ 3. vi the “config” file. 4. Change “SELINUX=enforcing”…