How To Install gplanarity on Debian 10

In this tutorial we learn how to install gplanarity on Debian 10. gplanarity is simple puzzle game involving untangling planar graphs

Introduction

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

What is gplanarity

gPlanarity is a puzzle game with the goal to untangle planar graphs for fun and prizes. If you tend to get addicted to cute little math puzzles, this one is a doozy. . gPlanarity is a super-clone of the flash Planarity game written by John Tantalo. The original Planarity ran well in IE and Firefox on other platforms, but was slow and liked to lock up or abort under Linux browsers. . gPlanarity implements gameplay identical to the original Planarity but adds some UI and game extras around the basic game such as multiple board generation algorithms, puzzle boards, complete backing state, group select/drag and so on.

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

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

sudo apt-get update

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

sudo apt-get -y install gplanarity

Install gplanarity Using apt

Update apt database with apt using the following command.

sudo apt update

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

sudo apt -y install gplanarity

Install gplanarity 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 gplanarity using aptitude by running the following command:

sudo aptitude -y install gplanarity

How To Uninstall gplanarity on Debian 10

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

sudo apt-get remove gplanarity

Uninstall gplanarity And Its Dependencies

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove gplanarity

Remove gplanarity Configurations and Data

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

sudo apt-get -y purge gplanarity

Remove gplanarity configuration, data, and all of its dependencies

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove --purge gplanarity

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Summary

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