Gdbm is a GNU database indexing library, including routines which use
Gdbm works in a similar way to standard UNIX dbm routines.
Gdbm is useful for developers who write C applications and need access to a simple and efficient database or who are building C applications which will use such a database. If you're a C developer and your programs need access to simple database routines, you should install gdbm.
You will also need to install gdbm-devel.