How To Install quarry on CentOS 8
In this tutorial, we will discuss How To Install quarry on CentOS 8
yum package managers.
Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update
quarry as well.
One-liner Install Command
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 quarry
sudo dnf makecache && sudo dnf -y install quarry
But if you are interested in the details with step-by-step instructions, the following information will be helpful.
quarry and How to Install It?
Short description: Board games Go, Amazons, and Reversi (a.k.a. Othello)
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 quarry 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 quarry 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 quarry using
dnf by running the
sudo dnf -y install quarry
Install quarry on CentOS 8 using yum
Because quarry 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 quarry package on your server/computer by running the following command:
sudo yum -y install quarry
How to upgrade (update) a single package quarry using yum?
To update all the packages available on the system:
If you want to update a specific package like quarry in this example you should use the following command:
yum update quarry
To downgrade a package to an earlier version:
yum downgrade quarry
How to Upgrade quarry 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 quarry
How To remove quarry from CentOS 8
To uninstall only the
quarry package you can execute
sudo dnf remove quarry
Extra info and code examples
Quarry is a multi-purpose GUI for several board games, at present Go, Amazons and Reversi (a.k.a. Othello.) It allows users to play against computer players (third-party programs, e.g. GNU Go or GRhino) or other humans, view and edit game records.
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 quarry from CentOS 8.