How To Install install-printerdriver on Fedora 34
In this tutorial, we will discuss How To Install install-printerdriver on Fedora 34
yum package managers.
Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update
install-printerdriver as well.
One-liner Install Command
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 system-config-printer
sudo dnf makecache && sudo dnf -y install system-config-printer
But if you are interested in the details with step-by-step instructions, the following information will be helpful.
install-printerdriver and How to Install It?
Short description: graphical interface to configure the printing system
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 install-printerdriver 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 install-printerdriver 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 install-printerdriver using
dnf by running the
sudo dnf -y install system-config-printer
Install install-printerdriver on Fedora 34 using yum
Because install-printerdriver is available in Fedora 34’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 install-printerdriver package on your server/computer by running the following command:
sudo yum -y install system-config-printer
How to upgrade (update) a single package install-printerdriver using yum?
To update all the packages available on the system:
If you want to update a specific package like install-printerdriver in this example you should use the following command:
yum update system-config-printer
To downgrade a package to an earlier version:
yum downgrade system-config-printer
How to Upgrade install-printerdriver 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 system-config-printer
How To remove install-printerdriver from Fedora 34
To uninstall only the
install-printerdriver package you can execute
sudo dnf remove system-config-printer
Extra info and code examples
System-config-printer is a GUI written in Python using GTK+ to configure a CUPS server. Its primary use is to configure the printing system on the local host, but can also be used to setup a remote printer. In terms of features, it aims to be as complete as the CUPS web administration tool, while being integrated to the desktop.
- Maintainer: Debian GNOME Maintainers
- Sources url: https://github.com/zdohnal/system-config-printer
- Section/Category: gnome
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 install-printerdriver from Fedora 34.