How To Install cbios on Debian 10

In this tutorial we learn how to install cbios on Debian 10. cbios is open source MSX BIOS roms

Introduction

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

What is cbios

C-BIOS is an open source BIOS for MSX computers. . C-BIOS can be shipped with MSX emulators so they are usable out-of-the-box. It comes readily configured for the openMSX emulator.

There are three ways to install cbios 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 cbios Using apt-get

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

sudo apt-get update

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

sudo apt-get -y install cbios

Install cbios Using apt

Update apt database with apt using the following command.

sudo apt update

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

sudo apt -y install cbios

Install cbios 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 cbios using aptitude by running the following command:

sudo aptitude -y install cbios

How To Uninstall cbios on Debian 10

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

sudo apt-get remove cbios

Uninstall cbios And Its Dependencies

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove cbios

Remove cbios Configurations and Data

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

sudo apt-get -y purge cbios

Remove cbios configuration, data, and all of its dependencies

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove --purge cbios

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Summary

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