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Old 04-09-2010, 08:00 AM   #1
manaila
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how to add repository in scientific linux


I am using SL5 and i am having a problem of not being able to intall adobe flash player and other firefox plugins. i tried to use the rpm command but it doesnt work, may be their repository is not enabled or sth and i dnt know how to add repositories. Plzzzz heeelp!

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Old 04-09-2010, 08:42 AM   #2
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A couple of minutes' Googling came up with this:

https://www.scientificlinux.org/docu...q/yum.apt.repo

That would be the faq for SL.

Although SL doesn't strike me as the kind of distro that would support an array of multimedia type add-ons !
 
Old 04-09-2010, 12:24 PM   #3
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The yum repo for flash-player
http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/tha...inux_%28YUM%29


Also useful : The EPEL repo, with 5,000 packages
https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/EPEL

https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/EPEL/FAQ#howtouse
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