How To Install kioclient5 on CentOS 8
In this tutorial, we will discuss How To Install kioclient5 on CentOS 8
yum package managers.
Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update
kioclient5 as well.
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 kde-cli-tools
sudo dnf makecache && sudo dnf -y install kde-cli-tools
But if you are interested in the details with step-by-step instructions, the following information will be helpful.
Short description: tools to use KDE services from the command line
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 kioclient5 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.
First, update dnf packages database with
dnf by running the next command:
sudo dnf makecache --refresh
After updating database,
You can install kioclient5 using
dnf by running the
sudo dnf -y install kde-cli-tools
Because kioclient5 is available in CentOS 8’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 kioclient5 package on your server/computer by running the following command:
sudo yum -y install kde-cli-tools
To update all the packages available on the system:
If you want to update a specific package like kioclient5 in this example you should use the following command:
yum update kde-cli-tools
To downgrade a package to an earlier version:
yum downgrade kde-cli-tools
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 kde-cli-tools
To uninstall only the
kioclient5 package you can execute
sudo dnf remove kde-cli-tools
These command line tools enable you to use KDE services such as kioslaves, kdesu, QtSVG, kcontrol modules, KDE trader and start applications from the command line. This package is part of the KDE Plasma.
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 kioclient5 from CentOS 8.