How To Install nd_backport on CentOS 8
In this tutorial, we will discuss How To Install nd_backport on CentOS 8
yum package managers.
Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update
nd_backport 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 neurodebian-dev
sudo dnf makecache && sudo dnf -y install neurodebian-dev
But if you are interested in the details with step-by-step instructions, the following information will be helpful.
nd_backport and How to Install It?
Short description: neuroscience-oriented distribution - development tools
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 nd_backport 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 nd_backport 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 nd_backport using
dnf by running the
sudo dnf -y install neurodebian-dev
Install nd_backport on CentOS 8 using yum
Because nd_backport 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 nd_backport package on your server/computer by running the following command:
sudo yum -y install neurodebian-dev
How to upgrade (update) a single package nd_backport using yum?
To update all the packages available on the system:
If you want to update a specific package like nd_backport in this example you should use the following command:
yum update neurodebian-dev
To downgrade a package to an earlier version:
yum downgrade neurodebian-dev
How to Upgrade nd_backport 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 neurodebian-dev
How To remove nd_backport from CentOS 8
To uninstall only the
nd_backport package you can execute
sudo dnf remove neurodebian-dev
Extra info and code examples
The NeuroDebian project integrates and maintains a variety of software projects within Debian that are useful for neuroscience (such as AFNI, FSL, PsychoPy, etc.) or generic computation (such as HTCondor, pandas, etc.). This package provides sources and development tools used by NeuroDebian to provide backports for a range of Debian/Ubuntu releases.
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 nd_backport from CentOS 8.