How To Install db2man on Fedora 34
In this tutorial, we will discuss How To Install db2man on Fedora 34
yum package managers.
Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update
db2man 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 docbook-utils
sudo dnf makecache && sudo dnf -y install docbook-utils
But if you are interested in the details with step-by-step instructions, the following information will be helpful.
Short description: Convert DocBook files to other formats (HTML, RTF, PS, man, PDF)
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 db2man 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.
First, update dnf packages database with
dnf by running the next command:
sudo dnf makecache --refresh
After updating database,
You can install db2man using
dnf by running the
sudo dnf -y install docbook-utils
Because db2man 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 db2man package on your server/computer by running the following command:
sudo yum -y install docbook-utils
To update all the packages available on the system:
If you want to update a specific package like db2man in this example you should use the following command:
yum update docbook-utils
To downgrade a package to an earlier version:
yum downgrade docbook-utils
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 docbook-utils
To uninstall only the
db2man package you can execute
sudo dnf remove docbook-utils
The docbook-utils is a set of a few small programs intended to ease everyday use of technical documentation software and more generally use of SGML and XML. Tasks they currently accomplish are: * jw: convert DocBook files to other formats (HTML, RTF, Postscript, PDF). * sgmldiff: detect the differences in markup between two SGML files. * docbook2man: converts a DocBook refentry to a man page.
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 db2man from Fedora 34.