How To Install fence-agents-emerson on CentOS 7

In this tutorial we learn how to install fence-agents-emerson on CentOS 7. fence-agents-emerson is Fence agent for Emerson devices (SNMP)

Introduction

In this tutorial we learn how to install fence-agents-emerson on CentOS 7.

What is fence-agents-emerson

The fence-agents-emerson package contains a fence agent for Emerson devices that are accessed via the SNMP protocol.

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

Install fence-agents-emerson on CentOS 7 Using yum

Update yum database with yum using the following command.

sudo yum makecache

After updating yum database, We can install fence-agents-emerson using yum by running the following command:

sudo yum -y install fence-agents-emerson

Install fence-agents-emerson 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 fence-agents-emerson using dnf by running the following command:

sudo dnf -y install fence-agents-emerson

How To Uninstall fence-agents-emerson on CentOS 7

To uninstall only the fence-agents-emerson package we can use the following command:

sudo dnf remove fence-agents-emerson

fence-agents-emerson Package Contents on CentOS 7

/usr/sbin/fence_emerson
/usr/share/man/man8/fence_emerson.8.gz

References

Summary

In this tutorial we learn how to install fence-agents-emerson on CentOS 7 using yum and dnf.