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    woes of installing rpm packages

    Hello folks, I have recently succesfully installed Fedora 10 on a 6.8Gb HD and then joined the Linux forum group. When trying to load the rpm package of flash player for Firefox I came across some obstacles with the GUI installation, as I got a pop-up window saying "waiting for......" and a horizontal bar with a block swinging from left to right. That was a far as it would go. I tried to do the same on the command line with the rpm command with more success but when I tried to find where it was loaded I could not find it anywhere. Sorry, but I am a newbie at the bottom of the learning curve. Can anyone help me along a bit? Thanks a lot.

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    Have you tried this? Go for Manual installation because Fedora 10 is not supported by Fedora Team now and update will not work.
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