How To Install amule on Fedora 34

In this tutorial, we will discuss How To Install amule on Fedora 34 using dnf and yum package managers. Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update amule as well.

One-liner Install Command

If you are only interested in the installation command, here is a quick answer for you:

sudo yum makecache && sudo yum -y install amule
or if you use dnf:
sudo dnf makecache && sudo dnf -y install amule

But if you are interested in the details with step-by-step instructions, the following information will be helpful.

What is amule and How to Install It?

First things first, you will need access to a server or computer running Fedora 34. This guide was written specifically with a server running Fedora 34 in mind, although it should also work on older, supported versions of the operating system.

Also, make sure you are running a regular, non-root user with sudo privileges configured on your server. When you have an account available, log in as your non-root user to begin.

There are several ways to install amule on Fedora 34. You can use (links are clickable):

In the following sections, we will describe each method in detail. You can choose one of them or refer to the recommended one.

Install amule on Fedora 34 using dnf

First, update dnf packages database with dnf by running the next command:

sudo dnf makecache --refresh

After updating database, You can install amule using dnf by running the following command:

sudo dnf -y install amule

Install amule on Fedora 34 using yum

Because amule is available in Fedora 34’s default repositories, it is possible to install it from these repositories using the yum packaging system.

To begin, update local packages database with yum using the following command.

sudo yum makecache --refresh

Now can install amule package on your server/computer by running the following command:

sudo yum -y install amule

How to upgrade (update) a single package amule using yum?

To update all the packages available on the system:

yum update

If you want to update a specific package like amule in this example you should use the following command:

yum update amule

To downgrade a package to an earlier version:

yum downgrade amule

How to Upgrade amule on Fedora 34 with dnf?

When you run the dnf update, all system packages with available updates are updated. However, if you want to upgrade a single package, then you would have to pass the package name as the argument to the dnf update command.

dnf update amule

How To remove amule from Fedora 34

To uninstall only the amule package you can execute the following command:

sudo dnf remove amule

Extra info and code examples

aMule is a peer-to-peer file sharing application, designed to connect to the eDonkey and Kad networks. It has a wide range of features, including many of the original eMule client, like: * online signature, source exchange, compressed transfers, secure identification, and IP filter support * boolean search, which can be local, global, or in the Kad network * checks against aggressive clients * slot allocation, to decide the number of remote clients * systray works well both in GNOME and KDE * translations to many languages A daemonized version of the application that does not need a graphic environment to run is available in the amule-daemon package, and various utilities of interest can be found in the amule-utils and amule-utils-gui packages, including the ed2k link handler.


You now have a full guide on how to install amule using dnf and yum package managers. Also, we showed how to update manually as a single package and different ways to uninstall the amule from Fedora 34.

See also:

How To Install amule on CentOS 8

How To Install amule on Ubuntu 22.04

How To Install amule on Ubuntu 21.04

How To Install amule on Kali Linux

How To Install amule on Debian 11

How To Install amule on Fedora 34