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Old 08-12-2007, 02:34 AM   #1
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adobe flash played for RHEL -4 Update 5 ( 64bit)


I am Abhay,

I have install RHEL 4 update 5 (x86_64) version on my production server. but when I install flash player its not supported to (x86_64).

My firefox version
is firefox-
Please suggest how I install
flash player on it.

Old 08-12-2007, 03:01 AM   #2
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As far as I know, flash isn't supported on any 64-bit Linux distribution. Somebody probably has a workaround for this (or then not), but if you really need it, install 32-bit OS for now.
Old 08-12-2007, 03:16 AM   #3
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No need to scrap a whole 64 bit distro just for flash player ... just grab a 32 bit Firefox version, which will run on a 64 bit distro just fine. Or you can use libpluginwrapper which will let you use a 64 bit Firefox but may be a bit trickier to set up (don't know ... never tried).
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Did you mean nspluginwrapper, btmiller? It's quite straightforward to set up and it's perfectly stable.


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