Shaylee  Lemke

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How to Install CMake on CentOS 8

Install CMake on CentOS 8

CMake is a free, opensource and cross-platform family of tools designed to build, test and package the software. It is created by Kitware for a powerful, cross-platform build environment for open-source projects such as VTK and ITK. In this tutorial, you are going to learn how to Install CMake on CentOS 8.


Before you start to Install CMake on CentOS 8. You must have the non-root user account on your system with sudo privileges.

Install Latest Version of CMake

As the CentOS Global Repository does not provide the latest version of CMake. Here we are going to install CMake by first downloading then installing it.

First, open the terminal by pressing Ctrl+Alt+t in your CentOS System.

Now to download CMake run following wget command in the terminal:


Now extract the downloaded cmake-3.15.2.tar.gz file using tar command:

tar -zxvf cmake-3.15.2.tar.gz

Navigate to the extracted directory by using a cd command like given below:

cd cmake-3.15.2

Next run bootstrap file to bootstrap cmake typing following command in the terminal:


Run make command:


Install the cmake using make command as given below:

sudo make install

Confirm the Installation

Now confirm the installation and check the cmake version typing following command in the terminal:

cmake --version

Install Latest Version of CMake using SnapCraft

Run following commands to install CMake using SnapCraft

sudo yum install epel-release
sudo yum install snapd
sudo systemctl enable --now snapd.socket
sudo ln -s /var/lib/snapd/snap /snap
sudo snap install cmake --classic


You have successfully learned how to install CMake on CentOS 8. If you have any queries regarding this then please don’t forget to comment below.

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How to install PgAdmin 4 on CentOS 8

pgAdmin is the leading graphical Open Source management, development and administration tool for PostgreSQLpgAdmin4 is a rewrite of the popular pgAdmin3 management tool for the PostgreSQL database.

In this tutorial, we are going to show you how to install pgAdmin4 in Server Mode as a web application using httpd and Wsgi module on CentOS 8.

Install pgAdmin4 on CentOS 8

**01-**To install pgAdmin4 on CentOS 8 we need to add an external repository, so execute the following command:

$ sudo rpm -i

02- After we add the pgAdmin4 repository, let’s use the below command to install pgAdmin4 as server mode:

$ sudo dnf install pgadmin4-web

03- Before proceeding with the configuration of pgAdmin4, we need to install policycoreutils tool:

$ dnf install policycoreutils-python-utils  

04- Once we done installing pgAdmin4, we need to configure the pgAdmin4 by setting up the initial pgAdmin user account

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Laravel 8 CKEditor Tutorial Example

Laravel 8 CKEditor tutorial example. In this tutorial, you will learn how to install and use CKEditor in laravel 8.

Basically, there is two way to install and use CKEditor in laravel 8 app. But in this tutorial, we will show you a simple example of how to install CKEditor in laravel 8 app.

How to install CKEditor In Laravel 8 App

  • Step 1: Install Laravel 8 App
  • Step 2: Connecting App to Database
  • Step 3: Create Post Model & Migration
  • Step 4: Add Fillable Property in Model
  • Step 5: Make Route
  • Step 6: Create Controller
  • Step 7: Create Blade Views File
  • Step 8: Start Development Server

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Tyrique  Littel

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How to Install OpenJDK 11 on CentOS 8

What is OpenJDK?

OpenJDk or Open Java Development Kit is a free, open-source framework of the Java Platform, Standard Edition (or Java SE). It contains the virtual machine, the Java Class Library, and the Java compiler. The difference between the Oracle OpenJDK and Oracle JDK is that OpenJDK is a source code reference point for the open-source model. Simultaneously, the Oracle JDK is a continuation or advanced model of the OpenJDK, which is not open source and requires a license to use.

In this article, we will be installing OpenJDK on Centos 8.

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How To Install PyCharm on CentOS 7 and 8

PyCharm is an IDE (or Integrated Development Environment) for the Python programming language. It is a cross-platform development environment that is compatible with Windows, macOS, and Linux. It provides a tool that integrates code analysis, graphical debugging, unit testing, and also contains an integrated terminal that supports development on remote hosts and virtual machines.

PyCharm was created by JetBrains based on the IntelliJ IDEA platform. There are two main versions of PyCharm.

The PyCharm Community Edition – This version is used for development without the framework options and other features that are necessary for writing Enterprise solutions.
The PyCharm Professional Edition – This version is used to develop software for large projects where frameworks and additional libraries are needed. This version contains support for Scientific and Python development and supports HTML, JS, and SQL.
For successful developers, it is crucial to have excellent tools that lessen their workload and save time. Additionally, PyCharm utilizes various plugins and extensions, written by both IntelliJ IDEA and other third-party contributors to increase functionality. The Professional Edition has a free trial period during which users can familiarize themselves with it and its use or the open-source Community Edition which allows for continued free usage.

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How to Install Security Updates on CentOS 8

Keeping your Linux system up-to-date is a very critical task, especially when it comes to installing security updates. This ensures that your system stays safe, stable, and keeps you on top of the latest security threats.

In this short and precise article, we will explain how to install security system updates on a CentOS 8 Linux system. We will show how to check for system updates (for all installed packages), updates for a specific package, or security updates only. We will also look at how to install updates either for a specific package, for all installed packages, or security updates only.

First, log into your system and open a terminal window, or if it is a remote system, access it via ssh. And before you move any further, take note of your the current kernel version on your system:

# uname -r

Check Current Kernel Version

Check Current Kernel Version

Checking Security Updates for CentOS 8 Server

To check if there are any updates available, issue the following command on the command prompt. This command non-interactively checks whether there are any updates are available for all packages on your system.

# dnf check-update

Check CentOS 8 Updates

Check CentOS 8 Updates

If you want, you can check updates for a specific package, provide the package name as shown.

# dnf check-update cockpit

Check Updates for Package

Check Updates for Package

Checking Security Updates for Installed Software Packages

You can determine if there are security-related updates or notices available, using the following command. It will show a summary of security notices displaying the number of updates in each category. From the screenshot below, there is 1 security update available for us to install on the test system.

# dnf updateinfo

Check Notices for Security Updates

Check Notices for Security Updates

To show the actual number of security packages with updates for the system, run the command that follows. Although there is only 1 security update as indicated in the output of the previous command, the actual number of security packages is 3 because the packages are related to each other:

# dnf updateinfo list sec
# dnf updateinfo list sec | awk '{print $3}'

List Number of Security Updates

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