How To Install update-pciids on CentOS 8
In this tutorial, we will discuss How To Install update-pciids on CentOS 8
yum package managers.
Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update
update-pciids 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 pciutils
sudo dnf makecache && sudo dnf -y install pciutils
But if you are interested in the details with step-by-step instructions, the following information will be helpful.
update-pciids and How to Install It?
Short description: Linux PCI Utilities
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 update-pciids 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 update-pciids 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 update-pciids using
dnf by running the
sudo dnf -y install pciutils
Install update-pciids on CentOS 8 using yum
Because update-pciids 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 update-pciids package on your server/computer by running the following command:
sudo yum -y install pciutils
How to upgrade (update) a single package update-pciids using yum?
To update all the packages available on the system:
If you want to update a specific package like update-pciids in this example you should use the following command:
yum update pciutils
To downgrade a package to an earlier version:
yum downgrade pciutils
How to Upgrade update-pciids 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 pciutils
How To remove update-pciids from CentOS 8
To uninstall only the
update-pciids package you can execute
sudo dnf remove pciutils
Extra info and code examples
This package contains various utilities for inspecting and setting of devices connected to the PCI bus.
- Maintainer: Anibal Monsalve Salazar
- Sources url: http://atrey.karlin.mff.cuni.cz/~mj/pciutils.shtml
- Section/Category: admin
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 update-pciids from CentOS 8.