How To Install nib-nifti-dx on CentOS 8

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

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

What is nib-nifti-dx 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 nib-nifti-dx 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 nib-nifti-dx 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 nib-nifti-dx using dnf by running the following command:

sudo dnf -y install python-nibabel

Install nib-nifti-dx on CentOS 8 using yum

Because nib-nifti-dx 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 nib-nifti-dx package on your server/computer by running the following command:

sudo yum -y install python-nibabel

How to upgrade (update) a single package nib-nifti-dx using yum?

To update all the packages available on the system:

yum update

If you want to update a specific package like nib-nifti-dx in this example you should use the following command:

yum update python-nibabel

To downgrade a package to an earlier version:

yum downgrade python-nibabel

How to Upgrade nib-nifti-dx 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 python-nibabel

How To remove nib-nifti-dx from CentOS 8

To uninstall only the nib-nifti-dx package you can execute the following command:

sudo dnf remove python-nibabel

Extra info and code examples

NiBabel provides read and write access to some common medical and neuroimaging file formats, including: ANALYZE (plain, SPM99, SPM2), GIFTI, NIfTI1, MINC, as well as PAR/REC. The various image format classes give full or selective access to header (meta) information and access to the image data is made available via NumPy arrays. NiBabel is the successor of PyNIfTI. This package also provides a commandline tools: - dicomfs - FUSE filesystem on top of a directory with DICOMs - nib-ls - 'ls' for neuroimaging files - parrec2nii - for conversion of PAR/REC to NIfTI images


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

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