How To Install lmhttp on CentOS 8
In this tutorial, we will discuss How To Install lmhttp on CentOS 8
yum package managers.
Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update
lmhttp 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 lmbench
sudo dnf makecache && sudo dnf -y install lmbench
But if you are interested in the details with step-by-step instructions, the following information will be helpful.
lmhttp and How to Install It?
Short description: Utilities to benchmark UNIX systems
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 lmhttp 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 lmhttp 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 lmhttp using
dnf by running the
sudo dnf -y install lmbench
Install lmhttp on CentOS 8 using yum
Because lmhttp 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 lmhttp package on your server/computer by running the following command:
sudo yum -y install lmbench
How to upgrade (update) a single package lmhttp using yum?
To update all the packages available on the system:
If you want to update a specific package like lmhttp in this example you should use the following command:
yum update lmbench
To downgrade a package to an earlier version:
yum downgrade lmbench
How to Upgrade lmhttp 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 lmbench
How To remove lmhttp from CentOS 8
To uninstall only the
lmhttp package you can execute
sudo dnf remove lmbench
Extra info and code examples
Lmbench is a set of utilities to test the performance of a unix system producing detailed results as well as providing tools to process them. It includes a series of micro benchmarks that measure some basic operating system and hardware metrics: * file reading and summing * memory bandwidth while reading, writing and copying * copying data through pipes * copying data through Unix sockets * reading data through TCP/IP sockets
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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 lmhttp from CentOS 8.