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Installing Software on Cumulus Linux



How do I install software packages on Cumulus Linux?


  • Cumulus Linux, all versions


You use the apt-get command to install software packages:

cumulus@switch$ sudo apt-get install PACKAGE_NAME

Where PACKAGE_NAME is the name of the desired package to install.

More information on package management in Cumulus Linux, including how to install software from third-party repositories, can be found in the Cumulus Linux user guide.



This support portal has moved

Cumulus Networks is now part of the NVIDIA Networking Business Unit! The NVIDIA Cumulus Global Support Services (GSS) team has merged its operations with the NVIDIA Mellanox support services team.

You can access NVIDIA Cumulus support content from the Mellanox support portal.

You open and update new cases on the Mellanox support portal. Any previous cases that have been closed have been migrated to the Mellanox support portal.

Cases that are still open on the Cumulus portal will continue to be managed on the Cumulus portal. Once these cases close, they will be moved to the Mellanox support portal.

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