How To Install dpdk-pdump on CentOS 8
In this tutorial, we will discuss How To Install dpdk-pdump on CentOS 8
yum package managers.
Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update
dpdk-pdump 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 dpdk
sudo dnf makecache && sudo dnf -y install dpdk
But if you are interested in the details with step-by-step instructions, the following information will be helpful.
Short description: Data Plane Development Kit (runtime)
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 dpdk-pdump 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 dpdk-pdump using
dnf by running the
sudo dnf -y install dpdk
Because dpdk-pdump 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 dpdk-pdump package on your server/computer by running the following command:
sudo yum -y install dpdk
To update all the packages available on the system:
If you want to update a specific package like dpdk-pdump in this example you should use the following command:
yum update dpdk
To downgrade a package to an earlier version:
yum downgrade dpdk
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 dpdk
To uninstall only the
dpdk-pdump package you can execute
sudo dnf remove dpdk
DPDK is a set of libraries for fast packet processing. Applications run in user-space and communicate directly with dedicated network interfaces. This package contains the runtime environment to run DPDK applications.
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 dpdk-pdump from CentOS 8.