How To Install mkdist on CentOS 8
In this tutorial, we will discuss How To Install mkdist on CentOS 8
yum package managers.
Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update
mkdist 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 libmodule-package-rdf-perl
sudo dnf makecache && sudo dnf -y install libmodule-package-rdf-perl
But if you are interested in the details with step-by-step instructions, the following information will be helpful.
mkdist and How to Install It?
Short description: drive your distribution with RDF
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 mkdist 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 mkdist 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 mkdist using
dnf by running the
sudo dnf -y install libmodule-package-rdf-perl
Install mkdist on CentOS 8 using yum
Because mkdist 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 mkdist package on your server/computer by running the following command:
sudo yum -y install libmodule-package-rdf-perl
How to upgrade (update) a single package mkdist using yum?
To update all the packages available on the system:
If you want to update a specific package like mkdist in this example you should use the following command:
yum update libmodule-package-rdf-perl
To downgrade a package to an earlier version:
yum downgrade libmodule-package-rdf-perl
How to Upgrade mkdist 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 libmodule-package-rdf-perl
How To remove mkdist from CentOS 8
To uninstall only the
mkdist package you can execute
sudo dnf remove libmodule-package-rdf-perl
Extra info and code examples
Resource Description Framework (RDF) is a standard model for data interchange on the Web. Module::Package::RDF allows you to keep a really simple Makefile.PL: Just add semantic packaging information as RDF Turtle files.
- Maintainer: Debian Perl Group
- Sources url: http://search.cpan.org/dist/Module-Package-RDF/
- Section/Category: perl
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 mkdist from CentOS 8.