How To Install xfce4-keyboard-settings on CentOS 8
In this tutorial, we will discuss How To Install xfce4-keyboard-settings on CentOS 8
yum package managers.
Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update
xfce4-keyboard-settings 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 xfce4-settings
sudo dnf makecache && sudo dnf -y install xfce4-settings
But if you are interested in the details with step-by-step instructions, the following information will be helpful.
Short description: graphical application for managing Xfce settings
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 xfce4-keyboard-settings 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 xfce4-keyboard-settings using
dnf by running the
sudo dnf -y install xfce4-settings
Because xfce4-keyboard-settings 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 xfce4-keyboard-settings package on your server/computer by running the following command:
sudo yum -y install xfce4-settings
To update all the packages available on the system:
If you want to update a specific package like xfce4-keyboard-settings in this example you should use the following command:
yum update xfce4-settings
To downgrade a package to an earlier version:
yum downgrade xfce4-settings
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 xfce4-settings
To uninstall only the
xfce4-keyboard-settings package you can execute
sudo dnf remove xfce4-settings
xfce4-settings is the Xfce settings manager front-end. It comes with several different components for configuring application-independent settings inside xfconf. It contains multiple tools: - xfce4-settings-manager (which replaces the old mcs settings manager), which executes the various (provided) settings dialogs - xfce4-settings-editor, a tool for editing ALL settings within xfconf, the graphical counterpart of xfconf-query. - xfsettingsd, a daemon for exporting XSettings to applications, and providing special features like keyboard shortcuts, AccessX notification and update of keyboard and mouse-pointer data.
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 xfce4-keyboard-settings from CentOS 8.