How To Install timed-process on CentOS 8
In this tutorial, we will discuss How To Install timed-process on CentOS 8
yum package managers.
Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update
timed-process 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 libproc-background-perl
sudo dnf makecache && sudo dnf -y install libproc-background-perl
But if you are interested in the details with step-by-step instructions, the following information will be helpful.
timed-process and How to Install It?
Short description: generic interface for Unix and Win32 background process management
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 timed-process 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 timed-process 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 timed-process using
dnf by running the
sudo dnf -y install libproc-background-perl
Install timed-process on CentOS 8 using yum
Because timed-process 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 timed-process package on your server/computer by running the following command:
sudo yum -y install libproc-background-perl
How to upgrade (update) a single package timed-process using yum?
To update all the packages available on the system:
If you want to update a specific package like timed-process in this example you should use the following command:
yum update libproc-background-perl
To downgrade a package to an earlier version:
yum downgrade libproc-background-perl
How to Upgrade timed-process 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 libproc-background-perl
How To remove timed-process from CentOS 8
To uninstall only the
timed-process package you can execute
sudo dnf remove libproc-background-perl
Extra info and code examples
Proc::Background is a generic interface for placing processes in the background on both Unix and Win32 platforms. This module lets you start, kill, wait on, retrieve exit values, and see if background processes still exist.
- Maintainer: Debian Perl Group
- Sources url: https://metacpan.org/release/Proc-Background
- Section/Category: perl
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 timed-process from CentOS 8.