How To Install aribas on Debian 10

In this tutorial we learn how to install aribas on Debian 10. aribas is interpreter for arithmetic

Introduction

In this tutorial we learn how to install aribas on Debian 10.

What is aribas

ARIBAS is an interactive interpreter suitable for big integer arithmetic and multiprecision floating point arithmetic. It has a syntax similar to Pascal or Modula-2, but contains also features from other programming languages like C, Lisp, Oberon.

There are three ways to install aribas on Debian 10. We can use apt-get, apt and aptitude. In the following sections we will describe each method. You can choose one of them.

Install aribas Using apt-get

Update apt database with apt-get using the following command.

sudo apt-get update

After updating apt database, We can install aribas using apt-get by running the following command:

sudo apt-get -y install aribas

Install aribas Using apt

Update apt database with apt using the following command.

sudo apt update

After updating apt database, We can install aribas using apt by running the following command:

sudo apt -y install aribas

Install aribas Using aptitude

If you want to follow this method, you might need to install aptitude first since aptitude is usually not installed by default on Debian. Update apt database with aptitude using the following command.

sudo aptitude update

After updating apt database, We can install aribas using aptitude by running the following command:

sudo aptitude -y install aribas

How To Uninstall aribas on Debian 10

To uninstall only the aribas package we can use the following command:

sudo apt-get remove aribas

Uninstall aribas And Its Dependencies

To uninstall aribas and its dependencies that are no longer needed by Debian 10, we can use the command below:

sudo apt-get -y autoremove aribas

Remove aribas Configurations and Data

To remove aribas configuration and data from Debian 10 we can use the following command:

sudo apt-get -y purge aribas

Remove aribas configuration, data, and all of its dependencies

We can use the following command to remove aribas configurations, data and all of its dependencies, we can use the following command:

sudo apt-get -y autoremove --purge aribas

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Summary

In this tutorial we learn how to install aribas on Debian 10 using different package management tools like apt, apt-get and aptitude.