How To Install lttng-memtop on Fedora 34

In this tutorial, we will discuss How To Install lttng-memtop on Fedora 34 using dnf and yum package managers. Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update lttng-memtop 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 python3-lttnganalyses
or if you use dnf:
sudo dnf makecache && sudo dnf -y install python3-lttnganalyses

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

What is lttng-memtop 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 lttng-memtop 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 lttng-memtop 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 lttng-memtop using dnf by running the following command:

sudo dnf -y install python3-lttnganalyses

Install lttng-memtop on Fedora 34 using yum

Because lttng-memtop 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 lttng-memtop package on your server/computer by running the following command:

sudo yum -y install python3-lttnganalyses

How to upgrade (update) a single package lttng-memtop using yum?

To update all the packages available on the system:

yum update

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

yum update python3-lttnganalyses

To downgrade a package to an earlier version:

yum downgrade python3-lttnganalyses

How to Upgrade lttng-memtop 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 python3-lttnganalyses

How To remove lttng-memtop from Fedora 34

To uninstall only the lttng-memtop package you can execute the following command:

sudo dnf remove python3-lttnganalyses

Extra info and code examples

The LTTng project aims at providing highly efficient tracing tools for Linux. Its tracers help tracking down performance issues and debugging problems involving multiple concurrent processes and threads. Tracing across multiple systems is also possible. This package contains various tools to analyse LTTng kernel traces and extract monitoring data and metrics. As opposed to other diagnostic or monitoring solutions, this approach is designed to allow users to record their system's activity with a low overhead, wait for a problem to occur and then diagnose its cause offline.


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

See also:

How To Install lttng-memtop on Kali Linux

How To Install lttng-memtop on Debian 11

How To Install lttng-memtop on Fedora 34

How To Install lttng-memtop on CentOS 8

How To Install lttng-memtop on Ubuntu 22.04

How To Install lttng-memtop on Ubuntu 21.04