How To Install sncancel on CentOS 8

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

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

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

sudo dnf -y install sn

Install sncancel on CentOS 8 using yum

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

sudo yum -y install sn

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

To update all the packages available on the system:

yum update

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

yum update sn

To downgrade a package to an earlier version:

yum downgrade sn

How to Upgrade sncancel 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 sn

How To remove sncancel from CentOS 8

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

sudo dnf remove sn

Extra info and code examples

sn is a small news system for small sites serving perhaps a few dozen newsgroups, and with a slow connection to the internet. It is similar to leafnode (ftp.troll.no, by Arnt Gulbrandsen). The target user is a home or SOHO with a single modem connection to the Internet, maybe running IP masq or similar, and serving a few workstations.

  • Maintainer: Robert James Clay
  • Sources url: unknown
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Conclusion

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

See also:

How To Install sncancel on Kali Linux

How To Install sncancel on CentOS 8

How To Install sncancel on Ubuntu 22.04

How To Install sncancel on Ubuntu 21.04

How To Install sncancel on Debian 11

How To Install sncancel on Fedora 34

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