How To Install bootstrap-vz-server on CentOS 8
In this tutorial, we will discuss How To Install bootstrap-vz-server on CentOS 8
yum package managers.
Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update
bootstrap-vz-server 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 bootstrap-vz
sudo dnf makecache && sudo dnf -y install bootstrap-vz
But if you are interested in the details with step-by-step instructions, the following information will be helpful.
bootstrap-vz-server and How to Install It?
Short description: tool for creating Debian images for cloud platforms (CLI)
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 bootstrap-vz-server 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 bootstrap-vz-server 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 bootstrap-vz-server using
dnf by running the
sudo dnf -y install bootstrap-vz
Install bootstrap-vz-server on CentOS 8 using yum
Because bootstrap-vz-server 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 bootstrap-vz-server package on your server/computer by running the following command:
sudo yum -y install bootstrap-vz
How to upgrade (update) a single package bootstrap-vz-server using yum?
To update all the packages available on the system:
If you want to update a specific package like bootstrap-vz-server in this example you should use the following command:
yum update bootstrap-vz
To downgrade a package to an earlier version:
yum downgrade bootstrap-vz
How to Upgrade bootstrap-vz-server 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 bootstrap-vz
How To remove bootstrap-vz-server from CentOS 8
To uninstall only the
bootstrap-vz-server package you can execute
sudo dnf remove bootstrap-vz
Extra info and code examples
It's a software for creating Debian images to run on public or private clouds (Amazon, Google, OpenStack, Eucaliptus, etc). It's using bootstraping as a method for creating images. Images created by this tool are fully operational Debian Images for Cloud. Provisioning may be also be done with Salt, Puppet, Chef and Ansible.
- Maintainer: Debian Cloud Team
- Sources url: https://github.com/andsens/bootstrap-vz
- Section/Category: admin
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 bootstrap-vz-server from CentOS 8.