How To Install x86_64-w64-mingw32-gdb on Fedora 34
In this tutorial, we will discuss How To Install x86_64-w64-mingw32-gdb on Fedora 34
yum package managers.
Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update
x86_64-w64-mingw32-gdb 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 gdb-mingw-w64
sudo dnf makecache && sudo dnf -y install gdb-mingw-w64
But if you are interested in the details with step-by-step instructions, the following information will be helpful.
x86_64-w64-mingw32-gdb and How to Install It?
Short description: Cross-debugger for Win32 and Win64 using MinGW-w64
First things first, you will need access to a server or computer running Fedora 34. This guide was written specifically with a server running Fedora 34 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 x86_64-w64-mingw32-gdb on Fedora 34. 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 x86_64-w64-mingw32-gdb on Fedora 34 using dnf
First, update dnf packages database with
dnf by running the next command:
sudo dnf makecache --refresh
After updating database,
You can install x86_64-w64-mingw32-gdb using
dnf by running the
sudo dnf -y install gdb-mingw-w64
Install x86_64-w64-mingw32-gdb on Fedora 34 using yum
Because x86_64-w64-mingw32-gdb is available in Fedora 34’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 x86_64-w64-mingw32-gdb package on your server/computer by running the following command:
sudo yum -y install gdb-mingw-w64
How to upgrade (update) a single package x86_64-w64-mingw32-gdb using yum?
To update all the packages available on the system:
If you want to update a specific package like x86_64-w64-mingw32-gdb in this example you should use the following command:
yum update gdb-mingw-w64
To downgrade a package to an earlier version:
yum downgrade gdb-mingw-w64
How to Upgrade x86_64-w64-mingw32-gdb on Fedora 34 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 gdb-mingw-w64
How To remove x86_64-w64-mingw32-gdb from Fedora 34
To uninstall only the
x86_64-w64-mingw32-gdb package you can execute
sudo dnf remove gdb-mingw-w64
Extra info and code examples
MinGW-w64 provides a development and runtime environment for 32- and 64-bit Windows applications using the GNU Compiler Collection (gcc). This package contains the gdb debugger which can be used with a Windows-hosted gdbserver to debug programs running on Windows hosts. The gdb-mingw-w64-target package contains gdbserver and gdbreplay for 32- and 64-bit Windows. The non-free gdb-doc package contains the manual pages for gdb.
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 x86_64-w64-mingw32-gdb from Fedora 34.