How To Install tpm_setpresence on CentOS 8
In this tutorial, we will discuss How To Install tpm_setpresence on CentOS 8
yum package managers.
Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update
tpm_setpresence 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 tpm-tools
sudo dnf makecache && sudo dnf -y install tpm-tools
But if you are interested in the details with step-by-step instructions, the following information will be helpful.
Short description: Management tools for the TPM hardware (tools)
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 tpm_setpresence 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 tpm_setpresence using
dnf by running the
sudo dnf -y install tpm-tools
Because tpm_setpresence 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 tpm_setpresence package on your server/computer by running the following command:
sudo yum -y install tpm-tools
To update all the packages available on the system:
If you want to update a specific package like tpm_setpresence in this example you should use the following command:
yum update tpm-tools
To downgrade a package to an earlier version:
yum downgrade tpm-tools
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 tpm-tools
To uninstall only the
tpm_setpresence package you can execute
sudo dnf remove tpm-tools
tpm-tools is a group of tools to manage and utilize the Trusted Computing Group's TPM hardware. TPM hardware can create, store and use RSA keys securely (without ever being exposed in memory), verify a platform's software state using cryptographic hashes and more. This package contains tools to allow the platform administrator the ability to manage and diagnose the platform's TPM. Additionally, the package contains commands to utilize some of the capabilities available in the TPM PKCS#11 interface implemented in the openCryptoki project.
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 tpm_setpresence from CentOS 8.