How To Install dump_psb on CentOS 8

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

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

What is dump_psb 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_psb 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_psb 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_psb using dnf by running the following command:

sudo dnf -y install cpufrequtils

Install dump_psb on CentOS 8 using yum

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

sudo yum -y install cpufrequtils

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

To update all the packages available on the system:

yum update

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

yum update cpufrequtils

To downgrade a package to an earlier version:

yum downgrade cpufrequtils

How to Upgrade dump_psb 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 cpufrequtils

How To remove dump_psb from CentOS 8

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

sudo dnf remove cpufrequtils

Extra info and code examples

This package contains two utilities for inspecting and setting the CPU frequency through both the sysfs and procfs CPUFreq kernel interfaces. By default, it also enables CPUFreq at boot time if the correct CPU driver is found.

Conclusion

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

See also:

How To Install dump_psb on CentOS 8

How To Install dump_psb on Ubuntu 22.04

How To Install dump_psb on Ubuntu 21.04

How To Install dump_psb on Kali Linux

How To Install dump_psb on Debian 11

How To Install dump_psb on Fedora 34

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