How To Install qmail-qstat on CentOS 8

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

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

What is qmail-qstat 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 qmail-qstat 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 qmail-qstat 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 qmail-qstat using dnf by running the following command:

sudo dnf -y install qmail

Install qmail-qstat on CentOS 8 using yum

Because qmail-qstat 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 qmail-qstat package on your server/computer by running the following command:

sudo yum -y install qmail

How to upgrade (update) a single package qmail-qstat using yum?

To update all the packages available on the system:

yum update

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

yum update qmail

To downgrade a package to an earlier version:

yum downgrade qmail

How to Upgrade qmail-qstat 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 qmail

How To remove qmail-qstat from CentOS 8

To uninstall only the qmail-qstat package you can execute the following command:

sudo dnf remove qmail

Extra info and code examples

qmail is meant as a replacement for the entire sendmail-binmail system on typical Internet-connected UNIX hosts. This package is based on the netqmail distribution of qmail, put together by a motley krewe of qmail contributors (see the README). It is derived from Daniel Bernstein's qmail-1.03 plus bug fixes, a few feature enhancements, and some documentation.

  • Maintainer: Gerrit Pape
  • Sources url: unknown
  • Section/Category: unknown

Conclusion

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

See also:

How To Install qmail-qstat on Debian 11

How To Install qmail-qstat on CentOS 8

How To Install qmail-qstat on Kali Linux

How To Install qmail-qstat on Ubuntu 22.04

How To Install qmail-qstat on Ubuntu 21.04

How To Install qmail-qstat on Fedora 34

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