How To Install cm2man-3 on CentOS 8

In this tutorial, we will discuss How To Install cm2man-3 on CentOS 8 using dnf and yum package managers. Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update cm2man-3 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 python3-recommonmark
or if you use dnf:
sudo dnf makecache && sudo dnf -y install python3-recommonmark

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

What is cm2man-3 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 cm2man-3 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 cm2man-3 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 cm2man-3 using dnf by running the following command:

sudo dnf -y install python3-recommonmark

Install cm2man-3 on CentOS 8 using yum

Because cm2man-3 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 cm2man-3 package on your server/computer by running the following command:

sudo yum -y install python3-recommonmark

How to upgrade (update) a single package cm2man-3 using yum?

To update all the packages available on the system:

yum update

If you want to update a specific package like cm2man-3 in this example you should use the following command:

yum update python3-recommonmark

To downgrade a package to an earlier version:

yum downgrade python3-recommonmark

How to Upgrade cm2man-3 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 python3-recommonmark

How To remove cm2man-3 from CentOS 8

To uninstall only the cm2man-3 package you can execute the following command:

sudo dnf remove python3-recommonmark

Extra info and code examples

The recommonmark Python module allows ones to write CommonMark inside of Docutils and Sphinx projects. This package installs the library for Python 3.

Conclusion

You now have a full guide on how to install cm2man-3 using dnf and yum package managers. Also, we showed how to update manually as a single package and different ways to uninstall the cm2man-3 from CentOS 8.

See also:

How To Install cm2man-3 on CentOS 8

How To Install cm2man-3 on Ubuntu 22.04

How To Install cm2man-3 on Ubuntu 21.04

How To Install cm2man-3 on Kali Linux

How To Install cm2man-3 on Fedora 34

How To Install cm2man-3 on Debian 11

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