How To Install divxcomp on CentOS 8

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

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

What is divxcomp 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 divxcomp 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 divxcomp 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 divxcomp using dnf by running the following command:

sudo dnf -y install divxcomp

Install divxcomp on CentOS 8 using yum

Because divxcomp 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 divxcomp package on your server/computer by running the following command:

sudo yum -y install divxcomp

How to upgrade (update) a single package divxcomp using yum?

To update all the packages available on the system:

yum update

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

yum update divxcomp

To downgrade a package to an earlier version:

yum downgrade divxcomp

How to Upgrade divxcomp 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 divxcomp

How To remove divxcomp from CentOS 8

To uninstall only the divxcomp package you can execute the following command:

sudo dnf remove divxcomp

Extra info and code examples

This is a bitrate calculator for DivX;-) movies. it helps you to calculate (given the preferred size of the movie the sound bitrate and the length of the movie) the correct encoding video bitrate for a given movie.

Conclusion

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

See also:

How To Install divxcomp on CentOS 8

How To Install divxcomp on Ubuntu 22.04

How To Install divxcomp on Ubuntu 21.04

How To Install divxcomp on Kali Linux

How To Install divxcomp on Debian 11

How To Install divxcomp on Fedora 34

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