How To Install avr-gcc-8.2.0 on CentOS 8

In this tutorial, we will discuss How To Install avr-gcc-8.2.0 on CentOS 8 using dnf and yum package managers. Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update avr-gcc-8.2.0 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 avr-gcc
or if you use dnf:
sudo dnf makecache && sudo dnf -y install avr-gcc

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

What is avr-gcc-8.2.0 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 avr-gcc-8.2.0 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 avr-gcc-8.2.0 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 avr-gcc-8.2.0 using dnf by running the following command:

sudo dnf -y install avr-gcc

Install avr-gcc-8.2.0 on CentOS 8 using yum

Because avr-gcc-8.2.0 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 avr-gcc-8.2.0 package on your server/computer by running the following command:

sudo yum -y install avr-gcc

How to upgrade (update) a single package avr-gcc-8.2.0 using yum?

To update all the packages available on the system:

yum update

If you want to update a specific package like avr-gcc-8.2.0 in this example you should use the following command:

yum update avr-gcc

To downgrade a package to an earlier version:

yum downgrade avr-gcc

How to Upgrade avr-gcc-8.2.0 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 avr-gcc

How To remove avr-gcc-8.2.0 from CentOS 8

To uninstall only the avr-gcc-8.2.0 package you can execute the following command:

sudo dnf remove avr-gcc

Extra info and code examples

to compile for the avr platform, instead of for the native x86_64 platform.

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You now have a full guide on how to install avr-gcc-8.2.0 using dnf and yum package managers. Also, we showed how to update manually as a single package and different ways to uninstall the avr-gcc-8.2.0 from CentOS 8.

See also:

How To Install avr-gcc-8.2.0 on Fedora 34

How To Install avr-gcc-8.2.0 on CentOS 8