How To Install dmlite-plugins-adapter on CentOS 7

In this tutorial we learn how to install dmlite-plugins-adapter on CentOS 7. dmlite-plugins-adapter is Adapter plugin for dmlite

Introduction

In this tutorial we learn how to install dmlite-plugins-adapter on CentOS 7.

What is dmlite-plugins-adapter

This package provides the adapter plug-in for dmlite. This plug-in provides both a name-space and pool management implementation which fallback to forwarding calls to the old LcgDM DPNS and DPM daemons.

We can use yum or dnf to install dmlite-plugins-adapter on CentOS 7. In this tutorial we discuss both methods but you only need to choose one of method to install dmlite-plugins-adapter.

Install dmlite-plugins-adapter on CentOS 7 Using yum

Update yum database with yum using the following command.

sudo yum makecache

After updating yum database, We can install dmlite-plugins-adapter using yum by running the following command:

sudo yum -y install dmlite-plugins-adapter

Install dmlite-plugins-adapter on CentOS 7 Using dnf

If you don’t have dnf installed you can install dnf first. Update yum database with dnf using the following command.

sudo dnf makecache

After updating yum database, We can install dmlite-plugins-adapter using dnf by running the following command:

sudo dnf -y install dmlite-plugins-adapter

How To Uninstall dmlite-plugins-adapter on CentOS 7

To uninstall only the dmlite-plugins-adapter package we can use the following command:

sudo dnf remove dmlite-plugins-adapter

dmlite-plugins-adapter Package Contents on CentOS 7

/etc/dmlite.conf.d/adapter.conf
/usr/lib64/dmlite/plugin_adapter.so
/usr/share/doc/dmlite-plugins-adapter-1.15.1
/usr/share/doc/dmlite-plugins-adapter-1.15.1/LICENSE
/usr/share/doc/dmlite-plugins-adapter-1.15.1/README
/usr/share/doc/dmlite-plugins-adapter-1.15.1/RELEASE-NOTES

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Summary

In this tutorial we learn how to install dmlite-plugins-adapter on CentOS 7 using yum and dnf.