glibc.x86_64 on CentOS 7 / RHEL 7

Last updated: September 27,2022

1. Install glibc.x86_64 package

Here is a brief guide to show you how to install glibc.x86_64 package:

sudo yum makecache
sudo yum install glibc.x86_64

2. Uninstall / Remove glibc.x86_64 package

This guide covers the steps necessary to uninstall glibc.x86_64 package:

sudo yum remove glibc.x86_64
sudo yum autoremove

3. Details of glibc.x86_64 package

Installed Packages
Name : glibc
Arch : x86_64
Version : 2.17
Release : 324.el7_9
Size : 13 M
Repo : installed
From repo : updates
Summary : The GNU libc libraries
URL : http://www.gnu.org/software/glibc/
License : LGPLv2+ and LGPLv2+ with exceptions and GPLv2+
Description : The glibc package contains standard libraries which are used by
: multiple programs on the system. In order to save disk space and
: memory, as well as to make upgrading easier, common system code is
: kept in one place and shared between programs. This particular
: package contains the most important sets of shared libraries: the
: standard C library and the standard math library. Without these
: two libraries, a Linux system will not function.