How To Install mbedtls_gen_key on Fedora 34

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

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

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

sudo dnf -y install mbedtls

Install mbedtls_gen_key on Fedora 34 using yum

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

sudo yum -y install mbedtls

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

To update all the packages available on the system:

yum update

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

yum update mbedtls

To downgrade a package to an earlier version:

yum downgrade mbedtls

How to Upgrade mbedtls_gen_key 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 mbedtls

How To remove mbedtls_gen_key from Fedora 34

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

sudo dnf remove mbedtls

Extra info and code examples

library written in C. Mbed TLS makes it easy for developers to include cryptographic and SSL/TLS capabilities in their (embedded) applications with as little hassle as possible. FOSS License Exception:

  • Maintainer: unknown
  • Sources url: unknown
  • Section/Category: unknown


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

See also:

How To Install mbedtls_gen_key on CentOS 8

How To Install mbedtls_gen_key on Fedora 34