How To Install crxvt-big5 on CentOS 8
In this tutorial, we will discuss How To Install crxvt-big5 on CentOS 8
yum package managers.
Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update
crxvt-big5 as well.
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 rxvt-ml
sudo dnf makecache && sudo dnf -y install rxvt-ml
But if you are interested in the details with step-by-step instructions, the following information will be helpful.
Short description: multi-lingual VT102 terminal emulator for the X Window System
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 crxvt-big5 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.
First, update dnf packages database with
dnf by running the next command:
sudo dnf makecache --refresh
After updating database,
You can install crxvt-big5 using
dnf by running the
sudo dnf -y install rxvt-ml
Because crxvt-big5 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 crxvt-big5 package on your server/computer by running the following command:
sudo yum -y install rxvt-ml
To update all the packages available on the system:
If you want to update a specific package like crxvt-big5 in this example you should use the following command:
yum update rxvt-ml
To downgrade a package to an earlier version:
yum downgrade rxvt-ml
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 rxvt-ml
To uninstall only the
crxvt-big5 package you can execute
sudo dnf remove rxvt-ml
Rxvt is an 8-bit clean, color xterm replacement that uses significantly less memory than a conventional xterm, mostly since it doesn't support toolkit configurability or Tek graphics, but also since features can be removed at compile-time to reflect your needs. This package contains three versions of rxvt: krxvt and crxvt, which support Japanese and Chinese characters, and grxvt, which supports both ELOT-928 (ISO-8859-7 standard) and IBM-437 keyboard translations for Greek character entry.
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 crxvt-big5 from CentOS 8.