How To Install builder on Fedora 34

In this tutorial, we will discuss How To Install builder on Fedora 34 using dnf and yum package managers. Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update builder 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 golang-x-build-0
or if you use dnf:
sudo dnf makecache && sudo dnf -y install golang-x-build-0

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

What is builder and How to Install It?

First things first, you will need access to a server or computer running Fedora 34. This guide was written specifically with a server running Fedora 34 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 builder on Fedora 34. 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 builder on Fedora 34 using dnf

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

sudo dnf makecache --refresh

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

sudo dnf -y install golang-x-build-0

Install builder on Fedora 34 using yum

Because builder is available in Fedora 34’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 builder package on your server/computer by running the following command:

sudo yum -y install golang-x-build-0

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

To update all the packages available on the system:

yum update

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

yum update golang-x-build-0

To downgrade a package to an earlier version:

yum downgrade golang-x-build-0

How to Upgrade builder on Fedora 34 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 golang-x-build-0

How To remove builder from Fedora 34

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

sudo dnf remove golang-x-build-0

Extra info and code examples

This subrepository holds the source for various packages and tools that support the Go programming language. Some of the tools, godoc and vet for example, used to be included in the golang-go package. Others, including the Go oracle and the test coverage tool, can be fetched with "go get". Packages include a type-checker for Go and an implementation of the Static Single Assignment form (SSA) representation for Go programs.


You now have a full guide on how to install builder using dnf and yum package managers. Also, we showed how to update manually as a single package and different ways to uninstall the builder from Fedora 34.

See also:

How To Install builder on Kali Linux

How To Install builder on CentOS 8

How To Install builder on Ubuntu 22.04

How To Install builder on Debian 11

How To Install builder on Fedora 34

How To Install builder on Ubuntu 21.04