How To Install baycomusb on CentOS 8

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

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

What is baycomusb 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 baycomusb 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 baycomusb 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 baycomusb using dnf by running the following command:

sudo dnf -y install baycomusb

Install baycomusb on CentOS 8 using yum

Because baycomusb 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 baycomusb package on your server/computer by running the following command:

sudo yum -y install baycomusb

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

To update all the packages available on the system:

yum update

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

yum update baycomusb

To downgrade a package to an earlier version:

yum downgrade baycomusb

How to Upgrade baycomusb 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 baycomusb

How To remove baycomusb from CentOS 8

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

sudo dnf remove baycomusb

Extra info and code examples

This package provides drivers for the baycom usb packet radio modem designed by HB9JNX. This was used for AX25 packet communication over Amateur Radio. Note that the upstream for this package has vanished so there is no Homepage: here and no debian/watch file.

  • Maintainer: Debian Hamradio Maintainers
  • Sources url: unknown
  • Section/Category: unknown

Conclusion

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

See also:

How To Install baycomusb on Kali Linux

How To Install baycomusb on Debian 11

How To Install baycomusb on Fedora 34

How To Install baycomusb on CentOS 8

How To Install baycomusb on Ubuntu 22.04

How To Install baycomusb on Ubuntu 21.04

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