attempted to manually install flash player for firefox in KDE fedora 9
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also try opening a terminal session
su root <enter>
yum provides *flash* <enter>
it should give you a list and look for something
yum install macromediaflash.i386.rpm <enter>
and watch the fun...
yum will resolve dependencies for you automatically...
When I type
yum provides *flash*
Loaded plugins: refresh-packagekit
removing mirrorlist with no valid mirrors: //var/cache/yum/updates/mirrorlist.txt
Error: Cannot retrieve repository metadata (repomd.xml) for repository: updates. Please verify its path and try again
it seems all my problems are related if you'll look at my other posts