How To Install dump_osc2 on CentOS 8

In this tutorial, we will discuss How To Install dump_osc2 on CentOS 8 using dnf and yum package managers. Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update dump_osc2 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 python2-pyliblo
or if you use dnf:
sudo dnf makecache && sudo dnf -y install python2-pyliblo

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

What is dump_osc2 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 dump_osc2 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 dump_osc2 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 dump_osc2 using dnf by running the following command:

sudo dnf -y install python2-pyliblo

Install dump_osc2 on CentOS 8 using yum

Because dump_osc2 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 dump_osc2 package on your server/computer by running the following command:

sudo yum -y install python2-pyliblo

How to upgrade (update) a single package dump_osc2 using yum?

To update all the packages available on the system:

yum update

If you want to update a specific package like dump_osc2 in this example you should use the following command:

yum update python2-pyliblo

To downgrade a package to an earlier version:

yum downgrade python2-pyliblo

How to Upgrade dump_osc2 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 python2-pyliblo

How To remove dump_osc2 from CentOS 8

To uninstall only the dump_osc2 package you can execute the following command:

sudo dnf remove python2-pyliblo

Extra info and code examples

library. It supports almost the complete functionality of liblo, allowing you to send and receive OSC messages using a nice and simple Python API. Also included are the command line utilities send_osc and dump_osc.

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You now have a full guide on how to install dump_osc2 using dnf and yum package managers. Also, we showed how to update manually as a single package and different ways to uninstall the dump_osc2 from CentOS 8.

See also:

How To Install dump_osc2 on CentOS 8

How To Install dump_osc2 on Fedora 34