Error Unable to find a match BackupPC

Error Unable to find a match BackupPC


I got the below error on my CentOS 8 server while trying to install the BackupPC package. BackupPC package is used to backup the data in Linux, Windows and Mac machines. Follow the below steps to install BackupPC.

[root@server /]# dnf install BackupPC
No match for argument: BackupPC
Error: Unable to find a match: BackupPC


Step 1 : Log into CentOS 8 server as ‘root’ user

Steps 2 : Run the command ‘yum install epel-release -y’ to install EPEL repository


[root@server /]# yum install epel-release -y

Package Architecture Version Repository Size
epel-release noarch 8-8.el8 extras 23 k

Transaction Summary
Install 1 Package

Total download size: 23 k
Installed size: 32 k
Is this ok [y/N]:y


Steps 3 : Run ‘dnf install BackupPC’ to install BackupPC package

Steps 4 : Enter ‘y’ and press enter if dnf asks for confirmation while installing the package

The below dependencies will be installed with BackupPC package.

# dnf install BackupPC
Package Arch Version Repository Size
BackupPC x86_64 4.4.0-1.el8 epel 489 k
libselinux x86_64 2.9-3.el8 BaseOS 166 k
Installing dependencies:
apr x86_64 1.6.3-9.el8 AppStream 125 k
apr-util x86_64 1.6.1-6.el8 AppStream 105 k
cairo x86_64 1.15.12-3.el8 AppStream 721 k
fribidi x86_64 1.0.4-8.el8 AppStream 89 k
graphite2 x86_64 1.3.10-10.el8 AppStream 122 k
harfbuzz x86_64 1.7.5-3.el8 AppStream 295 k
httpd x86_64 2.4.37-21.module_el8.2.0+494+1df74eae AppStream 1.7 M
httpd-filesystem noarch 2.4.37-21.module_el8.2.0+494+1df74eae AppStream 36 k
httpd-tools x86_64 2.4.37-21.module_el8.2.0+494+1df74eae AppStream 103 k
libX11 x86_64 1.6.8-3.el8 AppStream 611 k
libX11-common noarch 1.6.8-3.el8 AppStream 158 k
libXau x86_64 1.0.8-13.el8 AppStream 36 k
libXext x86_64 1.3.3-9.el8 AppStream 45 k
libXft x86_64 2.3.2-10.el8 AppStream 66 k
libXrender x86_64 0.9.10-7.el8 AppStream 33 k
libdatrie x86_64 0.2.9-7.el8 AppStream 33 k
liblockfile x86_64 1.14-1.el8 AppStream 32 k
libthai x86_64 0.1.27-2.el8 AppStream 203 k
libxcb x86_64 1.13.1-1.el8 AppStream 229 k
mod_http2 x86_64 1.11.3-3.module_el8.2.0+486+c01050f0.1 AppStream 156 k
pango x86_64 1.42.4-6.el8 AppStream 298 k
perl-Archive-Zip noarch 1.60-3.el8 AppStream 108 k
perl-CGI noarch 4.38-2.el8 AppStream 208 k
perl-Compress-Raw-Bzip2 x86_64 2.081-1.el8 AppStream 40 k
perl-Compress-Raw-Zlib x86_64 2.081-1.el8 AppStream 68 k
perl-Digest noarch 1.17-395.el8 AppStream 27 k
perl-Digest-MD5 x86_64 2.55-396.el8 AppStream 37 k
perl-Encode-Locale noarch 1.05-9.el8 AppStream 21 k
perl-File-Listing noarch 6.04-17.el8 AppStream 18 k
perl-HTML-Parser x86_64 3.72-14.el8 AppStream 119 k
perl-HTML-Tagset noarch 3.20-33.el8 AppStream 24 k
perl-HTTP-Date noarch 6.02-18.el8 AppStream 19 k
perl-HTTP-Message noarch 6.18-1.el8 AppStream 100 k
perl-IO-Compress noarch 2.081-1.el8 AppStream 258 k
perl-IO-HTML noarch 1.001-10.el8 AppStream 28 k
perl-IO-Socket-IP noarch 0.39-5.el8 AppStream 47 k
perl-LWP-MediaTypes noarch 6.02-14.el8 AppStream 29 k
perl-TimeDate noarch 1:2.30-13.el8 AppStream 53 k
perl-URI noarch 1.73-3.el8 AppStream 116 k
perl-libnet noarch 3.11-3.el8 AppStream 121 k
perl-version x86_64 6:0.99.24-1.el8 AppStream 67 k
pixman x86_64 0.38.4-1.el8 AppStream 257 k
rrdtool x86_64 1.7.0-16.el8 AppStream 525 k
avahi-libs x86_64 0.7-19.el8 BaseOS 62 k
brotli x86_64 1.0.6-1.el8 BaseOS 323 k
bzip2 x86_64 1.0.6-26.el8 BaseOS 60 k
centos-logos-httpd noarch 80.5-2.el8 BaseOS 24 k
cups-libs x86_64 1:2.2.6-33.el8 BaseOS 432 k
dejavu-fonts-common noarch 2.35-6.el8 BaseOS 74 k
dejavu-sans-mono-fonts noarch 2.35-6.el8 BaseOS 447 k
diffutils x86_64 3.6-6.el8 BaseOS 358 k
fipscheck x86_64 1.5.0-4.el8 BaseOS 28 k
fipscheck-lib x86_64 1.5.0-4.el8 BaseOS 16 k
fontconfig x86_64 2.13.1-3.el8 BaseOS 275 k
fontpackages-filesystem noarch 1.44-22.el8 BaseOS 16 k
freetype x86_64 2.9.1-4.el8 BaseOS 393 k
groff-base x86_64 1.22.3-18.el8 BaseOS 1.0 M
jansson x86_64 2.11-3.el8 BaseOS 46 k
libedit x86_64 3.1-23.20170329cvs.el8 BaseOS 102 k
libgomp x86_64 8.3.1-5.el8.0.2 BaseOS 203 k
libldb x86_64 2.0.7-3.el8 BaseOS 180 k
libpng x86_64 2:1.6.34-5.el8 BaseOS 126 k
libselinux-utils x86_64 2.9-3.el8 BaseOS 244 k
libsmbclient x86_64 4.11.2-13.el8 BaseOS 146 k
libtalloc x86_64 2.2.0-7.el8 BaseOS 49 k
libtdb x86_64 1.4.2-2.el8 BaseOS 59 k
libtevent x86_64 0.10.0-2.el8 BaseOS 49 k
libwbclient x86_64 4.11.2-13.el8 BaseOS 117 k
mailcap noarch 2.1.48-3.el8 BaseOS 39 k
ncurses x86_64 6.1-7.20180224.el8 BaseOS 387 k
openssh x86_64 8.0p1-4.el8_1 BaseOS 496 k
openssh-clients x86_64 8.0p1-4.el8_1 BaseOS 704 k
perl-Carp noarch 1.42-396.el8 BaseOS 30 k
perl-Data-Dumper x86_64 2.167-399.el8 BaseOS 58 k
perl-Encode x86_64 4:2.97-3.el8 BaseOS 1.5 M
perl-Errno x86_64 1.28-416.el8 BaseOS 76 k
perl-Exporter noarch 5.72-396.el8 BaseOS 34 k
perl-File-Path noarch 2.15-2.el8 BaseOS 38 k
perl-File-Temp noarch 0.230.600-1.el8 BaseOS 63 k
perl-Getopt-Long noarch 1:2.50-4.el8 BaseOS 63 k
perl-HTTP-Tiny noarch 0.074-1.el8 BaseOS 58 k
perl-IO x86_64 1.38-416.el8 BaseOS 141 k
perl-MIME-Base64 x86_64 3.15-396.el8 BaseOS 31 k
perl-PathTools x86_64 3.74-1.el8 BaseOS 90 k
perl-Pod-Escapes noarch 1:1.07-395.el8 BaseOS 20 k
perl-Pod-Perldoc noarch 3.28-396.el8 BaseOS 86 k
perl-Pod-Simple noarch 1:3.35-395.el8 BaseOS 213 k
perl-Pod-Usage noarch 4:1.69-395.el8 BaseOS 34 k
perl-Scalar-List-Utils x86_64 3:1.49-2.el8 BaseOS 68 k
perl-Socket x86_64 4:2.027-3.el8 BaseOS 59 k
perl-Storable x86_64 1:3.11-3.el8 BaseOS 98 k
perl-Term-ANSIColor noarch 4.06-396.el8 BaseOS 46 k
perl-Term-Cap noarch 1.17-395.el8 BaseOS 23 k
perl-Text-ParseWords noarch 3.30-395.el8 BaseOS 18 k
perl-Text-Tabs+Wrap noarch 2013.0523-395.el8 BaseOS 24 k
perl-Time-Local noarch 1:1.280-1.el8 BaseOS 34 k
perl-Unicode-Normalize x86_64 1.25-396.el8 BaseOS 82 k
perl-constant noarch 1.33-396.el8 BaseOS 25 k
perl-interpreter x86_64 4:5.26.3-416.el8 BaseOS 6.3 M
perl-libs x86_64 4:5.26.3-416.el8 BaseOS 1.6 M
perl-macros x86_64 4:5.26.3-416.el8 BaseOS 72 k
perl-parent noarch 1:0.237-1.el8 BaseOS 20 k
perl-podlators noarch 4.11-1.el8 BaseOS 118 k
perl-threads x86_64 1:2.21-2.el8 BaseOS 61 k
perl-threads-shared x86_64 1.58-2.el8 BaseOS 48 k
policycoreutils x86_64 2.9-9.el8 BaseOS 377 k
samba-client x86_64 4.11.2-13.el8 BaseOS 658 k
samba-client-libs x86_64 4.11.2-13.el8 BaseOS 5.1 M
samba-common noarch 4.11.2-13.el8 BaseOS 212 k
samba-common-libs x86_64 4.11.2-13.el8 BaseOS 173 k
BackupPC-XS x86_64 0.62-1.el8 epel 107 k
esmtp x86_64 1.2-15.el8 epel 57 k
libesmtp x86_64 1.0.6-18.el8 epel 70 k
par2cmdline x86_64 0.8.0-3.el8 epel 138 k
perl-Net-FTP-AutoReconnect noarch 0.3-28.el8 epel 16 k
perl-Net-FTP-RetrHandle noarch 0.2-27.el8 epel 20 k
perl-Time-ParseDate noarch 2015.103-13.el8 epel 40 k
rsync-bpc x86_64 epel 295 k
Installing weak dependencies:
apr-util-bdb x86_64 1.6.1-6.el8 AppStream 25 k
apr-util-openssl x86_64 1.6.1-6.el8 AppStream 27 k
perl-Mozilla-CA noarch 20160104-7.el8 AppStream 15 k
logrotate x86_64 3.14.0-3.el8 BaseOS 86 k
Enabling module streams:
httpd 2.4