glibc.x86_64 on CentOS 8 / RHEL 8

Last updated: August 14,2022

1. Install glibc.x86_64 package

This guide let you learn how to install glibc.x86_64 package:

sudo dnf makecache
sudo dnf install glibc.x86_64

2. Uninstall / Remove glibc.x86_64 package

Please follow the step by step instructions below to uninstall glibc.x86_64 package:

sudo dnf remove glibc.x86_64
sudo dnf autoremove

3. Details of glibc.x86_64 package

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Installed Packages
Name : glibc
Version : 2.28
Release : 127.el8
Architecture : x86_64
Size : 15 M
Source : glibc-2.28-127.el8.src.rpm
Repository : @System
From repo : anaconda
Summary : The GNU libc libraries
License : LGPLv2+ and LGPLv2+ with exceptions and GPLv2+ and GPLv2+ with exceptions and BSD and Inner-Net and ISC and Public Domain and GFDL
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.