How To Install cin2gtab on CentOS 8
In this tutorial, we will discuss How To Install cin2gtab on CentOS 8
yum package managers.
Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update
cin2gtab 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 hime
sudo dnf makecache && sudo dnf -y install hime
But if you are interested in the details with step-by-step instructions, the following information will be helpful.
cin2gtab and How to Install It?
Short description: GTK+ based input method for Chinese users
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 cin2gtab 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 cin2gtab 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 cin2gtab using
dnf by running the
sudo dnf -y install hime
Install cin2gtab on CentOS 8 using yum
Because cin2gtab 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 cin2gtab package on your server/computer by running the following command:
sudo yum -y install hime
How to upgrade (update) a single package cin2gtab using yum?
To update all the packages available on the system:
If you want to update a specific package like cin2gtab in this example you should use the following command:
yum update hime
To downgrade a package to an earlier version:
yum downgrade hime
How to Upgrade cin2gtab 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 hime
How To remove cin2gtab from CentOS 8
To uninstall only the
cin2gtab package you can execute
sudo dnf remove hime
Extra info and code examples
HIME Input Method Editor is a input method platform, which is forked from the famous gcin input method. To use HIME, the correspondence immodule packages also need to be installed. They are: * hime-gtk2-immodule for GTK2 * hime-gtk3-immodule for GTK3 * hime-qt4-immodule for Qt4 * hime-qt5-immodule for Qt5
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 cin2gtab from CentOS 8.