How to Install Adobe Reader on CentOS 6.3

adobe readerAdobe Reader is the free program created and distributed by Adobe Systems and useful for viewing, reading and interacting with PDF files. It’s also known as Acrobat Reader. In this post, i will share with you on how to install Adobe Reader on CentOS 6.3 32 bit.

1. Download Adobe Repository 32-bit x86 :

[root@CentOS6 ~]# wget http://linuxdownload.adobe.com/adobe-release/adobe-release-i386-1.0-1.noarch.rpm

2. Install the Adobe Repository 32-bit x86 :

[root@CentOS6 ~]# rpm -ivh adobe-release-i386-1.0-1.noarch.rpm
warning: adobe-release-i386-1.0-1.noarch.rpm: Header V3 DSA/SHA1 Signature, key ID f6777c67: NOKEY
Preparing...                ########################################### [100%]
   1:adobe-release-i386     ########################################### [100%]
[root@CentOS6 ~]# rpm --import /etc/pki/rpm-gpg/RPM-GPG-KEY-adobe-linux

3. Now you ready to install Adobe Reader on CentOS 6.3 :

[root@CentOS6 ~]# yum install AdobeReader_enu -y
2 comments
  1. demo2013
    demo2013
    January 19, 2015 at 8:12 pm

    No package AdobeReader_enu available.
    Error: Nothing to do

    Reply
  2. Hanoj
    Hanoj
    August 9, 2018 at 11:14 am

    [root@hanu Desktop]# rpm –import /etc/pki/rpm-gpg/RPM-GPG-KEY-adobe-linux
    [root@hanu Desktop]# yum install AdobeReader_enu -y
    Loaded plugins: fastestmirror, refresh-packagekit, security
    Setting up Install Process
    Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile
    * base: centos.myfahim.com
    * epel: mirrors.isu.net.sa
    * extras: centos.myfahim.com
    * nux-dextop: li.nux.ro
    * updates: centos.myfahim.com
    http://li.nux.ro/download/nux/dextop/el7/i386/repodata/repomd.xml: [Errno 14] PYCURL ERROR 22 – “The requested URL returned error: 404 Not Found”
    Trying other mirror.
    To address this issue please refer to the below knowledge base article

    https://access.redhat.com/articles/1320623

    If above article doesn’t help to resolve this issue please open a ticket with Red Hat Support.

    http://mirror.li.nux.ro/li.nux.ro/nux/dextop/el7/i386/repodata/repomd.xml: [Errno 14] PYCURL ERROR 22 – “The requested URL returned error: 404 Not Found”
    Trying other mirror.
    Error: Cannot retrieve repository metadata (repomd.xml) for repository: nux-dextop. Please verify its path and try again

    Reply
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