How To Install ibcacheedit on CentOS 8

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

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

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

sudo dnf -y install infiniband-diags

Install ibcacheedit on CentOS 8 using yum

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

sudo yum -y install infiniband-diags

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

To update all the packages available on the system:

yum update

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

yum update infiniband-diags

To downgrade a package to an earlier version:

yum downgrade infiniband-diags

How to Upgrade ibcacheedit 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 infiniband-diags

How To remove ibcacheedit from CentOS 8

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

sudo dnf remove infiniband-diags

Extra info and code examples

InfiniBand is a switched fabric communications link used in high-performance computing and enterprise data centers. Its features include high throughput, low latency, quality of service and failover, and it is designed to be scalable. This package provides diagnostic programs and scripts needed to diagnose an InfiniBand subnet.

Conclusion

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

See also:

How To Install ibcacheedit on CentOS 8

How To Install ibcacheedit on Ubuntu 22.04

How To Install ibcacheedit on Ubuntu 21.04

How To Install ibcacheedit on Kali Linux

How To Install ibcacheedit on Debian 11

How To Install ibcacheedit on Fedora 34

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