How To Install gri on Fedora 34

In this tutorial, we will discuss How To Install gri on Fedora 34 using dnf and yum package managers. Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update gri 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 gri
or if you use dnf:
sudo dnf makecache && sudo dnf -y install gri

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

What is gri and How to Install It?

First things first, you will need access to a server or computer running Fedora 34. This guide was written specifically with a server running Fedora 34 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 gri on Fedora 34. 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 gri on Fedora 34 using dnf

First, update dnf packages database with dnf by running the next command:

sudo dnf makecache --refresh

After updating database, You can install gri using dnf by running the following command:

sudo dnf -y install gri

Install gri on Fedora 34 using yum

Because gri is available in Fedora 34’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 gri package on your server/computer by running the following command:

sudo yum -y install gri

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

To update all the packages available on the system:

yum update

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

yum update gri

To downgrade a package to an earlier version:

yum downgrade gri

How to Upgrade gri on Fedora 34 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 gri

How To remove gri from Fedora 34

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

sudo dnf remove gri

Extra info and code examples

Gri is an open-source language for scientific graphics programming. It is command-driven, as opposed to point/click. Some users consider Gri similar to LaTeX, since both provide extensive power as a reward for tolerating a learning curve. The output is industry-standard PostScript as output, suitable for inclusion in other documents. Gri can make x-y graphs, contour graphs, and image graphs. Fine control is provided over all aspects of drawing, e.g. line widths, colors, fonts, etc. Greek letters and mathematical symbols are available in a TeX-like syntax. Folks who write 1000-line Gri scripts usually start with something as simple as the following: open file.dat # open a file read columns x * y # read the 1st column as x and the 3rd as y draw curve # draw the data and autoscale the axes A full manual is also available in HTML (gri-html-doc package), in PDF suitable for printing (gri-pdf-doc package) and on-line by following links from the gri home page:


You now have a full guide on how to install gri using dnf and yum package managers. Also, we showed how to update manually as a single package and different ways to uninstall the gri from Fedora 34.

See also:

How To Install gri on Kali Linux

How To Install gri on Debian 11

How To Install gri on Fedora 34

How To Install gri on Ubuntu 22.04

How To Install gri on Ubuntu 21.04

How To Install gri on CentOS 8