How To Install dcmdjpeg on CentOS 8
In this tutorial, we will discuss How To Install dcmdjpeg on CentOS 8
yum package managers.
Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update
dcmdjpeg 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 dcmtk
sudo dnf makecache && sudo dnf -y install dcmtk
But if you are interested in the details with step-by-step instructions, the following information will be helpful.
dcmdjpeg and How to Install It?
Short description: OFFIS DICOM toolkit command line utilities
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 dcmdjpeg 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 dcmdjpeg 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 dcmdjpeg using
dnf by running the
sudo dnf -y install dcmtk
Install dcmdjpeg on CentOS 8 using yum
Because dcmdjpeg 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 dcmdjpeg package on your server/computer by running the following command:
sudo yum -y install dcmtk
How to upgrade (update) a single package dcmdjpeg using yum?
To update all the packages available on the system:
If you want to update a specific package like dcmdjpeg in this example you should use the following command:
yum update dcmtk
To downgrade a package to an earlier version:
yum downgrade dcmtk
How to Upgrade dcmdjpeg 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 dcmtk
How To remove dcmdjpeg from CentOS 8
To uninstall only the
dcmdjpeg package you can execute
sudo dnf remove dcmtk
Extra info and code examples
DCMTK includes a collection of libraries and applications for examining, constructing and converting DICOM image files, handling offline media, sending and receiving images over a network connection, as well as demonstrative image storage and worklist servers. This package contains the DCMTK utility applications. Note: This version was compiled with libssl support.
- Maintainer: Debian Med Packaging Team
- Sources url: http://dicom.offis.de/dcmtk
- Section/Category: science
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 dcmdjpeg from CentOS 8.