Top-10 things to do after installing openSUSE Leap 42.1 to make as user friendly

3) Install Media Codecs

Entertainment is one of the important things for everybody now a days, due to some reason multimedia codecs are not included in openSUSE Official repository archive but you can install by adding Packman repository, check Step-2.

# Install Media Codecs #
$ sudo zypper install k3b-codecs ffmpeg lame phonon-backend-vlc phonon4qt5-backend-vlc vlc-codecs

# Remove below Media Codecs packages #
$ sudo zypper remove phonon-backend-gstreamer phonon4qt5-backend-gstreamer

4) Install Flash player

By default Flash player wont comes with openSUSE repository. Flash plugin mandatory to run/view flash media in web browser. You can install flash player by running below command on your terminal.

# Install Flash player for 32-bit system #
$ sudo rpm -ivh

# Install Flash player for 64-bit system #
$ sudo rpm -ivh

# Import adobe key #
$ sudo rpm --import /etc/pki/rpm-gpg/RPM-GPG-KEY-adobe-linux

# Install flash plugin #
$ sudo zypper install flash-plugin


Magesh Maruthamuthu

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