How To Install colorname on Fedora 34
In this tutorial, we will discuss How To Install colorname on Fedora 34
yum package managers.
Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update
colorname 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 colorname
sudo dnf makecache && sudo dnf -y install colorname
But if you are interested in the details with step-by-step instructions, the following information will be helpful.
colorname and How to Install It?
Short description: utility to associate a name to a color
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 colorname 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 colorname 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 colorname using
dnf by running the
sudo dnf -y install colorname
Install colorname on Fedora 34 using yum
Because colorname is available in Fedora 34’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 colorname package on your server/computer by running the following command:
sudo yum -y install colorname
How to upgrade (update) a single package colorname using yum?
To update all the packages available on the system:
If you want to update a specific package like colorname in this example you should use the following command:
yum update colorname
To downgrade a package to an earlier version:
yum downgrade colorname
How to Upgrade colorname 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 colorname
How To remove colorname from Fedora 34
To uninstall only the
colorname package you can execute
sudo dnf remove colorname
Extra info and code examples
colorname tries to assign a name to a color using external color definitions and a little math. For this it calculates the Euclidean distance between the currently selected color and all predefined colors, either in the YIQ, RGB or HSV color space.
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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 colorname from Fedora 34.