How To Install pt-ioprofile on CentOS 8
In this tutorial, we will discuss How To Install pt-ioprofile on CentOS 8
yum package managers.
Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update
pt-ioprofile 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 percona-toolkit
sudo dnf makecache && sudo dnf -y install percona-toolkit
But if you are interested in the details with step-by-step instructions, the following information will be helpful.
Short description: Command-line tools for MySQL and system tasks
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 pt-ioprofile 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.
First, update dnf packages database with
dnf by running the next command:
sudo dnf makecache --refresh
After updating database,
You can install pt-ioprofile using
dnf by running the
sudo dnf -y install percona-toolkit
Because pt-ioprofile 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 pt-ioprofile package on your server/computer by running the following command:
sudo yum -y install percona-toolkit
To update all the packages available on the system:
If you want to update a specific package like pt-ioprofile in this example you should use the following command:
yum update percona-toolkit
To downgrade a package to an earlier version:
yum downgrade percona-toolkit
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 percona-toolkit
To uninstall only the
pt-ioprofile package you can execute
sudo dnf remove percona-toolkit
Percona Toolkit is a collection of advanced command-line tools to perform a variety of MySQL and system tasks that are too difficult or complex to perform manually, including: - Verify master and replica data consistency - Efficiently archive rows - Find duplicate indexes - Summarize MySQL servers - Analyze queries from logs and tcpdump - Collect vital system information when problems occur
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 pt-ioprofile from CentOS 8.