How To Install ypset on Fedora 34
In this tutorial, we will discuss How To Install ypset on Fedora 34
yum package managers.
Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update
ypset 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 yp-tools
sudo dnf makecache && sudo dnf -y install yp-tools
But if you are interested in the details with step-by-step instructions, the following information will be helpful.
ypset and How to Install It?
Short description: Tools for working with Network Information System (NIS)
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 ypset 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 ypset 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 ypset using
dnf by running the
sudo dnf -y install yp-tools
Install ypset on Fedora 34 using yum
Because ypset 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 ypset package on your server/computer by running the following command:
sudo yum -y install yp-tools
How to upgrade (update) a single package ypset using yum?
To update all the packages available on the system:
If you want to update a specific package like ypset in this example you should use the following command:
yum update yp-tools
To downgrade a package to an earlier version:
yum downgrade yp-tools
How to Upgrade ypset 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 yp-tools
How To remove ypset from Fedora 34
To uninstall only the
ypset package you can execute
sudo dnf remove yp-tools
Extra info and code examples
This package provides tools for setting up and maintaining a NIS domain. NIS, originally known as Yellow Pages (YP), is mostly used to let several machines in a network share the same account information, such as the password file.
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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 ypset from Fedora 34.