Install FlareGet 3.2.42 on Fedora 20

FlareGet is a rich features download manager and download accelerator for Linux. Its also available for other Platform such as Windows and Mac. The new version of FlareGet 3.2.42 is available for download. This tutorial is going to show you how to install FlareGet 3.2.42 on Fedora 20. Even the developer already provided RPM binary installation file for Fedora 20 but Fedora users still need to install several packages in order to get this FlareGet installed.

Otherwise, the following error will appear when installing FlareGet RPM file.

[root@localhost Downloads]# rpm -ivh flareget-3.2-42.x86_64.rpm
error: Failed dependencies: is needed by flareget-3.2-42.x86_64

install flareget on fedora 20

Steps to install FlareGet 3.2.42 on Fedora 20

A. Enable RPMFusion repository on Fedora 20

It is important to have RPMFusion set up on Fedora 20 before we install FlareGet. Open Terminal and paste this command

[codesyntax lang=”bash”]

su -c 'yum localinstall --nogpgcheck$(rpm -E %fedora).noarch.rpm$(rpm -E %fedora).noarch.rpm'


B. Download and install FlareGet

Download FlareGet 3.2.42 RPM package:

Now install the rpm file using command:

32 bit: 

yum localinstall flareget-3.2-42.i386.rpm

64 bit:

yum localinstall flareget-3.2-42.x86_64.rpm

Answer Y to confirm the installation

Dependencies Resolved

Package Arch Version Repository Size
flareget x86_64 3.2-42 /flareget-3.2-42.x86_64 2.7 M
Installing for dependencies:
lcms-libs x86_64 1.19-10.fc20 fedora 104 k
libmng x86_64 1.0.10-12.fc20 fedora 166 k
qt-x11 x86_64 1:4.8.6-10.fc20 updates 13 M

Transaction Summary
Install 1 Package (+3 Dependent packages)

Total size: 16 M
Total download size: 13 M
Installed size: 38 M
Is this ok [y/d/N]: 

Done. Now open FlareGet and integrate this with your web browser.


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