How To Install mpg123-oss on Fedora 34
In this tutorial, we will discuss How To Install mpg123-oss on Fedora 34
yum package managers.
Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update
mpg123-oss as well.
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 mpg123
sudo dnf makecache && sudo dnf -y install mpg123
But if you are interested in the details with step-by-step instructions, the following information will be helpful.
Short description: MPEG layer 1/2/3 audio player
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 mpg123-oss 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.
First, update dnf packages database with
dnf by running the next command:
sudo dnf makecache --refresh
After updating database,
You can install mpg123-oss using
dnf by running the
sudo dnf -y install mpg123
Because mpg123-oss is available in Fedora 34’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 mpg123-oss package on your server/computer by running the following command:
sudo yum -y install mpg123
To update all the packages available on the system:
If you want to update a specific package like mpg123-oss in this example you should use the following command:
yum update mpg123
To downgrade a package to an earlier version:
yum downgrade mpg123
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 mpg123
To uninstall only the
mpg123-oss package you can execute
sudo dnf remove mpg123
mpg123 is a real time MPEG 1.0/2.0/2.5 audio player/decoder for layers 1, 2 and 3 (MPEG 1.0 layer 3 also known as MP3). This package contains output plugins for several audio systems, including OSS4, the Advanced Linux Sound Architecture (ALSA), JACK, PortAudio, PulseAudio, OpenAL and the Network Audio System (NAS).
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 mpg123-oss from Fedora 34.