How to install CMake on CentOS 8

Welcome back to another tutorial of CentOS. In our previous CentOS tutorial we learn how to install google chrome in CentOS.
Today in this post we will see how to install CMake On CentOS.

before start this tutorial we will take a short overview of CMake and CentOS.

CMake installation on CentOS

What is CMake.?

so basically CMake is a free, opensource and cross-platform family of tools designed to build, test and package the software.
It is developed by Kitware for a powerful, cross-platform build environment for open-source projects. 

Before Installation

Before start to install the CMake on our Linux machine. we must have the non-root user account on our desktop with sudo privileges.
so just follow the below steps for easy installation.

Install Latest Version of CMake CentOS

So before installing CMake we need to download its package first, and the reason behind is that because the CentOS Global Repository  does not provide us a latest version of CMake.
so no need to worry about it we will download our latest CMake package manually.

download CMake latest version

so just follow the below steps to download the latest version of CMake.
first we open the terminal by pressing ctr+alt+t in our CentOS machine.
for downloading latest package copy the below command and run it on terminal.

after running the above command the latest package will be downloaded in .tar format. so we are extracting this package by using tar command.

after extracting our CMake package we will navigate it by using cd command.

Now we are running bootstrap file by following command.

After running the bootstrap command we need to Run make command

Now we will install CMake by below command.

Confirm installation and check version

Now confirm the installation and check the version by using below command.

So finally we learn how to install CMake in our CentOS machine. if this tutorial helps you than please support us and sharing this tutorial with your developer buddies.

How to Install google chrome web browser on CentOS

Welcome back to another tutorial of CentOS. in our previous post we learn how to install XAMPP in CentOS.
today in this CentOS tutorial we will learn how to install google chrome web browser on CentOS.
so before start this tutorial lets take an short overview regarding google chrome.

install google chrome on centos

Why Google Chrome

As we all know Google Chrome is developed by Google. Google Chrome is one of the most powerful, safest, fastest and most popular web browser in the world.
Google Chrome is not the opensource browser itself, but it is based on the Chromium browser which is also available for CentOS. It is a secure and easy to use browser.

Install Google Chrome

Before start to install the google chrome on our Linux machine. we must have the non-root user account on our desktop with sudo privileges.
so just follow the below steps for easy installation.

Step 1: Download the .rpm package of Google Chrome

so just copy the below command and run it on your terminal to download the .rpm package.

Step 2: Installation Process

so after download the .rpm package , will need to have sudo privileges. To install Google Chrome use the below command.

after running this command on your terminal it will ask for your password. so just enter the password of your system and continue.

Step 3: Start Chrome

after successfully installation of chrome , there are two way to start google chrome. first one is the universal way, go to the applications, select internet and click on the google chrome.
the another way is go to the terminal and run the below command.

Upgrade Google Chrome

so if you want to upgrade your google chrome version just copy the below command and simply run it on your terminal section.

So finally we learn how to install google chrome in our CentOS machine. if this tutorial helps you than please support us and sharing this tutorial with your developer buddies.

How to Install xampp in Linux CentOS7

Welcome back to another tutorial of CentOS.In our previous post we learn how to install Apache Web Server on CentOS 7.
today in this post we learn How to Install xampp in Linux CentOS7.
before start this CentOS tutorial we should take an overview of XAMPP.

xampp installtion in centos

What is XAMPP.?

so basically XAMPP is a local web server which is majorly used by developers to run their program on local machine.
it was developed by Apache friends and it is available on 11 different languages.

Full form of XAMPP

XAMPP is a local web server which are widely used by developer community to test their programs on local machine.
so the full form of XAMPP is
X- Cross platform
A- Apache
M- MySQL
P- PHP
P- Perl

Before start to install XAMPP on our linux machine. we must have the non-root user account on our desktop with sudo privileges.

Install XAMPP

so before installing XAMPP we need to download the latest package of XAMPP.
To download XAMPP run the below command in the terminal using wget command

Now we will give the permission to the downloaded file to make it executable by following command.

After setting up the permission run the file using the below command

after hitting the above commands we will giving some permission to XAMPP . just follow the below images for better understanding.

xampp set up on centos

Click on the next button.
Now it will ask us to select components to install, it is recommended to leave it as default and just hit on the Next button.

xampp components

In the next step it will be informed of the location where the XAMPP setup is going to be installed so simply just click on the next button again.

xampp location in linux

Now  it will ask us to install sponsored applications such as Drupal, Joomla, and WordPress so just click on the next button.

install wordpress in xampp

now the installation process is starts.

xampp installation process

after end of installing process just click on the finish button to launch.

launch xampp

Start and verify Xampp

After the installation we are just run a simple command to verify the xampp installtion so just copy the below command and run it on your terminal.

Now go to the browser and search http://localhost to see the output of XAMPP.

Uninstall XAMPP

So if you want to uninstall this setup just copy the below commands and run it on your terminal.

Now unstall XAMPP by following command.

Now you will be prompted to confirm uninstalling XAMPP. simple Click on yes to uninstall XAMPP .
After completing the Uninstallation process run following command to remove /opt/lampp directory

Conclusion

so finally we learn how to perform installation the XAMPP on our CentOS platform.
if you have any query please ask and if this article helps you than please share it with your developer buddies.