How To Install squeezelite-pa on CentOS 8
In this tutorial, we will discuss How To Install squeezelite-pa on CentOS 8
yum package managers.
Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update
squeezelite-pa as well.
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 squeezelite-pa
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.
Short description: lightweight headless Squeezebox emulator - PortAudio version
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.
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
sudo dnf -y install squeezelite-pa
Because squeezelite-pa 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 squeezelite-pa package on your server/computer by running the following command:
sudo yum -y install squeezelite-pa
To update all the packages available on the system:
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
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
To uninstall only the
squeezelite-pa package you can execute
sudo dnf remove squeezelite-pa
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.
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 squeezelite-pa from CentOS 8.