How To Install po2l20n on CentOS 8

In this tutorial, we will discuss How To Install po2l20n on CentOS 8 using dnf and yum package managers. Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update po2l20n 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 translate-toolkit
or if you use dnf:
sudo dnf makecache && sudo dnf -y install translate-toolkit

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

What is po2l20n 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 po2l20n 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 po2l20n 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 po2l20n using dnf by running the following command:

sudo dnf -y install translate-toolkit

Install po2l20n on CentOS 8 using yum

Because po2l20n 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 po2l20n package on your server/computer by running the following command:

sudo yum -y install translate-toolkit

How to upgrade (update) a single package po2l20n using yum?

To update all the packages available on the system:

yum update

If you want to update a specific package like po2l20n in this example you should use the following command:

yum update translate-toolkit

To downgrade a package to an earlier version:

yum downgrade translate-toolkit

How to Upgrade po2l20n 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 translate-toolkit

How To remove po2l20n from CentOS 8

To uninstall only the po2l20n package you can execute the following command:

sudo dnf remove translate-toolkit

Extra info and code examples

The Translate Toolkit is a Python library and a set of software designed to help make the lives of localizers both more productive and less frustrating. The software includes programs to convert localization formats to the common PO format and programs to check and manage PO files and utilities to create word counts, merge translations and perform various checks on PO files. Supported localization storage formats are: DTD, properties, GSI/SDF, CSV, MO, Qt .ts and of course PO and XLIFF. This package includes documentation for the command line utilities and the Translate Toolkit API.


You now have a full guide on how to install po2l20n using dnf and yum package managers. Also, we showed how to update manually as a single package and different ways to uninstall the po2l20n from CentOS 8.

See also:

How To Install po2l20n on Kali Linux

How To Install po2l20n on Debian 11

How To Install po2l20n on Ubuntu 22.04

How To Install po2l20n on Fedora 34

How To Install po2l20n on Ubuntu 21.04

How To Install po2l20n on CentOS 8