How To Install guitarix on Debian 10

In this tutorial we learn how to install guitarix on Debian 10. guitarix is Rock guitar amplifier for Jack

Introduction

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

What is guitarix

Guitarix is a rock guitar amplifier for the Jack Audio Connection Kit with one input and two outputs. It provides one JACK input port and two JACK output ports. It is designed to produce nice trash/metal/rock/blues guitar sounds. Controls for bass, treble, gain, compressor, tube selector, distortion, flanger, freeverb, crybaby (wah), etc are available. . Guitarix comes with a GTK+ interface and as Ladspa and LV2 plugins.

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

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

sudo apt-get update

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

sudo apt-get -y install guitarix

Install guitarix Using apt

Update apt database with apt using the following command.

sudo apt update

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

sudo apt -y install guitarix

Install guitarix 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 guitarix using aptitude by running the following command:

sudo aptitude -y install guitarix

How To Uninstall guitarix on Debian 10

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

sudo apt-get remove guitarix

Uninstall guitarix And Its Dependencies

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove guitarix

Remove guitarix Configurations and Data

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

sudo apt-get -y purge guitarix

Remove guitarix configuration, data, and all of its dependencies

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove --purge guitarix

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Summary

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