How To Install metar_filter on CentOS 8

In this tutorial, we will discuss How To Install metar_filter on CentOS 8 using dnf and yum package managers. Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update metar_filter 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 libeccodes-tools
or if you use dnf:
sudo dnf makecache && sudo dnf -y install libeccodes-tools

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

What is metar_filter and How to Install It?

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 metar_filter 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 metar_filter 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 metar_filter using dnf by running the following command:

sudo dnf -y install libeccodes-tools

Install metar_filter on CentOS 8 using yum

Because metar_filter is available in CentOS 8’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 metar_filter package on your server/computer by running the following command:

sudo yum -y install libeccodes-tools

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

To update all the packages available on the system:

yum update

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

yum update libeccodes-tools

To downgrade a package to an earlier version:

yum downgrade libeccodes-tools

How to Upgrade metar_filter 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 libeccodes-tools

How To remove metar_filter from CentOS 8

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

sudo dnf remove libeccodes-tools

Extra info and code examples

ecCodes is the ECMWF encoding/decoding software for GRIB and BUFR. This is a useful set of command line tools to give quick access to grib messages. ECMWF is the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts.

Conclusion

You now have a full guide on how to install metar_filter using dnf and yum package managers. Also, we showed how to update manually as a single package and different ways to uninstall the metar_filter from CentOS 8.

See also:

How To Install metar_filter on Kali Linux

How To Install metar_filter on CentOS 8

How To Install metar_filter on Ubuntu 22.04

How To Install metar_filter on Ubuntu 21.04

How To Install metar_filter on Debian 11

How To Install metar_filter on Fedora 34

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