How To Install arb_dnarates on CentOS 8

In this tutorial, we will discuss How To Install arb_dnarates on CentOS 8 using dnf and yum package managers. Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update arb_dnarates 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 arb
or if you use dnf:
sudo dnf makecache && sudo dnf -y install arb

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

What is arb_dnarates and How to Install It?

First things first, you will need access to a server or computer running CentOS 8. This guide was written specifically with a server running CentOS 8 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 arb_dnarates on CentOS 8. 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 arb_dnarates on CentOS 8 using dnf

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

sudo dnf makecache --refresh

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

sudo dnf -y install arb

Install arb_dnarates on CentOS 8 using yum

Because arb_dnarates is available in CentOS 8’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 arb_dnarates package on your server/computer by running the following command:

sudo yum -y install arb

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

To update all the packages available on the system:

yum update

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

yum update arb

To downgrade a package to an earlier version:

yum downgrade arb

How to Upgrade arb_dnarates on CentOS 8 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 arb

How To remove arb_dnarates from CentOS 8

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

sudo dnf remove arb

Extra info and code examples

ARB is a graphical suite of tools for sequence database handling and data analysis. A central database of processed (aligned) sequences and any type of additional data linked to the sequence entries is structured according to phylogeny or other user-defined criteria. The ARB project (from the Latin "arbor", a tree) is a joint initiative of the Lehrstuhl fuer Mikrobiologie and the Lehrstuhl fuer Rechnertechnik und Rechnerorganisation of the Technical University of Munich.

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You now have a full guide on how to install arb_dnarates using dnf and yum package managers. Also, we showed how to update manually as a single package and different ways to uninstall the arb_dnarates from CentOS 8.

See also:

How To Install arb_dnarates on Ubuntu 21.04

How To Install arb_dnarates on CentOS 8

How To Install arb_dnarates on Fedora 34

How To Install arb_dnarates on Kali Linux

How To Install arb_dnarates on Ubuntu 22.04