How To Install xpilot-ng-sdl on Fedora 34
In this tutorial, we will discuss How To Install xpilot-ng-sdl on Fedora 34
yum package managers.
Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update
xpilot-ng-sdl 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 xpilot-ng
sudo dnf makecache && sudo dnf -y install xpilot-ng
But if you are interested in the details with step-by-step instructions, the following information will be helpful.
Short description: Multi-player tactical game for X (NG version)
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 xpilot-ng-sdl 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.
First, update dnf packages database with
dnf by running the next command:
sudo dnf makecache --refresh
After updating database,
You can install xpilot-ng-sdl using
dnf by running the
sudo dnf -y install xpilot-ng
Because xpilot-ng-sdl 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 xpilot-ng-sdl package on your server/computer by running the following command:
sudo yum -y install xpilot-ng
To update all the packages available on the system:
If you want to update a specific package like xpilot-ng-sdl in this example you should use the following command:
yum update xpilot-ng
To downgrade a package to an earlier version:
yum downgrade xpilot-ng
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 xpilot-ng
To uninstall only the
xpilot-ng-sdl package you can execute
sudo dnf remove xpilot-ng
XPilot is a multi-player tactical manoeuvring game for X. Each player controls their own fighter equipped with a variety of weapons and power-ups. Players compete as teams or as individuals; the object of the game is to score points by blasting the opposition, stealing their treasure or by racing round a circuit. WARNING: This game is very addictive. This package is a complete XPilot installation, including the XPilot client, server and utilities.
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 xpilot-ng-sdl from Fedora 34.