How To Install qselect-torque on CentOS 8

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

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

What is qselect-torque 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 qselect-torque 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 qselect-torque 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 qselect-torque using dnf by running the following command:

sudo dnf -y install torque-client

Install qselect-torque on CentOS 8 using yum

Because qselect-torque 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 qselect-torque package on your server/computer by running the following command:

sudo yum -y install torque-client

How to upgrade (update) a single package qselect-torque using yum?

To update all the packages available on the system:

yum update

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

yum update torque-client

To downgrade a package to an earlier version:

yum downgrade torque-client

How to Upgrade qselect-torque 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 torque-client

How To remove qselect-torque from CentOS 8

To uninstall only the qselect-torque package you can execute the following command:

sudo dnf remove torque-client

Extra info and code examples

The TORQUE server dispatches jobs across physically separated machines. It may also be beneficial for single machines to organise the sequential execution of multiple jobs. This package contains the command-line client programs. These should be installed on all hosts that should be able to submit jobs, query for their status or cancel their execution. The client contacts the server directly.

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Conclusion

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

See also:

How To Install qselect-torque on Ubuntu 21.04

How To Install qselect-torque on CentOS 8

How To Install qselect-torque on Ubuntu 22.04

How To Install qselect-torque on Debian 11

How To Install qselect-torque on Fedora 34

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