Banckle Online Meeting has now announced a new plugin for OpenSUSE that allows you to participate and collaborate in web conferencing, eLearning and webinar activities on OpenSUSE and Fedora as well.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE / PRURGENT
After supporting online meetings on Windows, MAC and Linux based operating systems, Banckle Online Meeting now allows you to participate and collaborate in web conferencing, eLearning and webinar activities on OpenSUSE and Fedora based systems as well – free Linux based operating systems for PC, Laptop and Server. This multi-platform supported plugin allows you to ensure that you can collaborate with users from anywhere, anytime, using any browser.
Before actually conducting online meeting sessions, you should have installed Banckle Marketplace packages on your OpenSUSE and Fedora systems. Please follow some easy installation instructions for both Fedora and OpenSUSE as shared below.
A- Installing Banckle Marketplace packages for Fedora
The following simple command quickly installs the Banckle Marketplace Package' Yum-repository on Linux Fedora based systems. Please note that it is essential to be connected to the internet for this installation process to work.
Type the following command in the Terminal.
curl http://marketplace.banckle.com/yum-repository/add | sudo sh
After a short wait, the Banckle Marketplace Yum Repository shall be available and installed on your system!
B- How to install Banckle Online Meeting for Fedora?
- Ensure that the Banckle Marketplace Yum-Repository for Fedora Linux has been installed.
- Execute the following command in the terminal:
yum install banckle-online-meeting-plugin
And that’s it! Really - that is truly how simple and easy the installation of Banckle Online Meeting is for Fedora users!
A- Installing Banckle Marketplace packages for OpenSUSE
1- Launch Terminal
From the Main Menu, click on More Applications, and click Gnome Terminal to launch the Terminal.
2- Add Yum Repository
Paste the following command on your Terminal and press Enter.
sudo zypper addrepo http://marketplace.banckle.com/yum-repository banckle-marketplace
3- Refresh Package information
On the same Terminal window, use the following command to fetch the latest packages information.
sudo zypper refresh
This process may take a few minutes, depending upon the speed of your internet connection. During this process, if you are prompted regarding a package signing key just type 'a' and press Enter to select the Trust Always option. This will help you verify that all packages received from this repository are actually trusted by you.
The prompt will look like this:
Do you want to reject the key, trust temporarily, or trust always? [r/t/a/?] (r):
You can also use the refresh command later again in case you wish to change your selected choice.
B- How to install Banckle Online Meeting for OpenSUSE?
- Ensure that the Banckle Marketplace Yum-Repository has already been installed on your machine as instructed above.
- Click Install/Remove Software from Main Menu
- Wait for the Software Manager to load
- Find banckle-online-meeting-plugin in the list
- Right-click banckle-online-meeting-plugin and click Install
- Click Apply to apply changes
Newly added articles and documentation pages
- Web conferencing and online meeting plugin for OpenSUSE Linux OS: http://banckle.com/blog/collaborative-and-social-apps/entry/banckle-online-meeting-available-for-opensuse.html
- Web conferencing and online meeting plugin for Fedora: http://banckle.com/blog/collaborative-and-social-apps/entry/banckle-online-meeting-now-on-fedora.html
Overview: Banckle Online Meeting
Banckle Online Meeting is a FREE, lightweight and platform independent web conferencing, webinars, audio and video conferencing solution that allows you to collaboratively participate in rich-media online meetings and conducting interactive eLearning sessions online. Share your full screen or an application, PowerPoint presentations or whiteboards with your clients and colleagues from around the globe. It enables you to start or schedule meetings at your choice and gives you all the power to prepare meeting materials on your computer, set and share meeting agenda, invite attendees from inside and outside and monitor all meeting activities.