How To Install gprompter on Debian 10

In this tutorial we learn how to install gprompter on Debian 10. gprompter is intelligent predictive GTK+ text editor

Introduction

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

What is gprompter

gprompter is a cross-platform predictive text editor, based on presage, the intelligent predictive text entry platform. . gprompter displays predictions in a contextual pop-up box as each letter is typed. Predictions can be easily selected and inserted in the document.

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

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

sudo apt-get update

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

sudo apt-get -y install gprompter

Install gprompter Using apt

Update apt database with apt using the following command.

sudo apt update

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

sudo apt -y install gprompter

Install gprompter 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 gprompter using aptitude by running the following command:

sudo aptitude -y install gprompter

How To Uninstall gprompter on Debian 10

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

sudo apt-get remove gprompter

Uninstall gprompter And Its Dependencies

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove gprompter

Remove gprompter Configurations and Data

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

sudo apt-get -y purge gprompter

Remove gprompter configuration, data, and all of its dependencies

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove --purge gprompter

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Summary

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