This article assumes you have at least basic knowledge of Linux, know how to use the shell, and most importantly, you host your site on your own VPS. The installation is quite simple and assumes you are running in the root account, if not you may need to add ‘
- A server running one of the following operating systems: Fedora 38.
- It’s recommended that you use a fresh OS install to prevent any potential issues.
- SSH access to the server (or just open Terminal if you’re on a desktop).
- An active internet connection. You’ll need an internet connection to download the necessary packages and dependencies for Yarn.
non-root sudo useror access to the
root user. We recommend acting as a
non-root sudo user, however, as you can harm your system if you’re not careful when acting as the root.
Install Yarn on Fedora 38
Step 1. Before we can install Yarn on Fedora 38, it’s important to ensure that our system is up-to-date with the latest packages. This will ensure that we have access to the latest features and bug fixes and that we can install Yarn without any issues:
sudo dnf upgrade --refresh
Step 2. Installing Node.js.
Yarn requires Node.js to be installed on your system. Fedora 38 does not come with Node.js pre-installed, so we need to install it manually. Execute the following commands to install Node.js:
sudo dnf install nodejs
Verify the installation by running the following command:
For additional resources on installing Node.js, read the post below:
- How to install Node.js on Fedora Linux √
Step 3. Installing Yarn on Fedora 38.
With Node.js installed on your system, you can now install Yarn on Fedora using the Node Package Manager (npm):
sudo npm install -g yarn
To ensure that Yarn is installed correctly, you can verify its version by running the following command: