How To Install squeezelite-pa on CentOS 8

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

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

What is squeezelite-pa 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 squeezelite-pa 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 squeezelite-pa 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 squeezelite-pa using dnf by running the following command:

sudo dnf -y install squeezelite-pa

Install squeezelite-pa on CentOS 8 using yum

Because squeezelite-pa 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 squeezelite-pa package on your server/computer by running the following command:

sudo yum -y install squeezelite-pa

How to upgrade (update) a single package squeezelite-pa using yum?

To update all the packages available on the system:

yum update

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

yum update squeezelite-pa

To downgrade a package to an earlier version:

yum downgrade squeezelite-pa

How to Upgrade squeezelite-pa 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 squeezelite-pa

How To remove squeezelite-pa from CentOS 8

To uninstall only the squeezelite-pa package you can execute the following command:

sudo dnf remove squeezelite-pa

Extra info and code examples

Squeezelite is a small headless Squeezebox emulator. It is aimed at supporting high quality audio including USB DAC based output at multiple sample rates. It supports decoding PCM (WAV/AIFF), FLAC, MP3, Ogg, AAC, WMA and ALAC audio formats. It can also resample audio, which allows squeezelite to upsample the output to the highest sample rate supported by the output device. This package is built with the resampling, ffmpeg and visualisation export options. It uses PortAudio for audio output.

Conclusion

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

See also:

How To Install squeezelite-pa on Kali Linux

How To Install squeezelite-pa on Debian 11

How To Install squeezelite-pa on Fedora 34

How To Install squeezelite-pa on CentOS 8

How To Install squeezelite-pa on Ubuntu 22.04

How To Install squeezelite-pa on Ubuntu 21.04

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