How To Install vfldrvs on CentOS 8
In this tutorial, we will discuss How To Install vfldrvs on CentOS 8
yum package managers.
Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update
vfldrvs 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 vflib3-bin
sudo dnf makecache && sudo dnf -y install vflib3-bin
But if you are interested in the details with step-by-step instructions, the following information will be helpful.
vfldrvs and How to Install It?
Short description: Sample programs using VFlib3
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 vfldrvs 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 vfldrvs 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 vfldrvs using
dnf by running the
sudo dnf -y install vflib3-bin
Install vfldrvs on CentOS 8 using yum
Because vfldrvs 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 vfldrvs package on your server/computer by running the following command:
sudo yum -y install vflib3-bin
How to upgrade (update) a single package vfldrvs using yum?
To update all the packages available on the system:
If you want to update a specific package like vfldrvs in this example you should use the following command:
yum update vflib3-bin
To downgrade a package to an earlier version:
yum downgrade vflib3-bin
How to Upgrade vfldrvs 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 vflib3-bin
How To remove vfldrvs from CentOS 8
To uninstall only the
vfldrvs package you can execute
sudo dnf remove vflib3-bin
Extra info and code examples
VFlib3 is a font rasterizer library for multi-lingual information processing. Using VFlib3, you can obtain bitmap data of characters(glyphs) from various fonts in a unified manner. VFlib3 can handle almost all font formats available - it now supports PK, GF, VF, TFM, OFM level 0, OVF, PCF, BDF, HBF, Syotai-Club, JG, eKanji and more. TrueType and Type 1 fonts are also supported via FreeType2. Font search via kpathsea is supported, too. This package contains a few sample programs that come with VFlib3.
- Maintainer: OHURA Makoto
- Sources url: unknown
- Section/Category: unknown
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 vfldrvs from CentOS 8.