How To Install aspell-import on CentOS 8
In this tutorial, we will discuss How To Install aspell-import on CentOS 8
yum package managers.
Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update
aspell-import as well.
One-liner Install Command
If you are only interested in the installation command, here is a quick answer for you:
or if you use
sudo yum makecache && sudo yum -y install aspell
sudo dnf makecache && sudo dnf -y install aspell
But if you are interested in the details with step-by-step instructions, the following information will be helpful.
aspell-import and How to Install It?
Short description: GNU Aspell spell-checker
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 aspell-import 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 aspell-import 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 aspell-import using
dnf by running the
sudo dnf -y install aspell
Install aspell-import on CentOS 8 using yum
Because aspell-import is available in CentOS 8’s default
it is possible to install it from these repositories using the
To begin, update local packages database with
yum using the following command.
sudo yum makecache --refresh
Now can install aspell-import package on your server/computer by running the following command:
sudo yum -y install aspell
How to upgrade (update) a single package aspell-import using yum?
To update all the packages available on the system:
If you want to update a specific package like aspell-import in this example you should use the following command:
yum update aspell
To downgrade a package to an earlier version:
yum downgrade aspell
How to Upgrade aspell-import 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 aspell
How To remove aspell-import from CentOS 8
To uninstall only the
aspell-import package you can execute
sudo dnf remove aspell
Extra info and code examples
GNU Aspell is a spell-checker which can be used either as a standalone application or embedded in other programs. Its main feature is that it does a much better job of suggesting possible spellings than just about any other spell-checker available for the English language, including Ispell and Microsoft Word. It also has many other technical enhancements over Ispell such as using shared memory for dictionaries and intelligently handling personal dictionaries when more than one Aspell process is open at once. Aspell is designed to be a drop-in replacement for Ispell.
You now have a full guide on how to install
yum package managers.
Also, we showed how to update manually as a single package and different ways to uninstall
the aspell-import from CentOS 8.