How To Install headache on Debian 10

In this tutorial we learn how to install headache on Debian 10. headache is Tool to manage license notes of source files

Introduction

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

What is headache

This tool allows a developer to add or remove the license note that one usually finds in a comment at the beginning of source files. It knows about the syntax of comments in different languages: Makefile, OCaml, C, (La)TeX.

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

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

sudo apt-get update

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

sudo apt-get -y install headache

Install headache Using apt

Update apt database with apt using the following command.

sudo apt update

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

sudo apt -y install headache

Install headache 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 headache using aptitude by running the following command:

sudo aptitude -y install headache

How To Uninstall headache on Debian 10

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

sudo apt-get remove headache

Uninstall headache And Its Dependencies

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove headache

Remove headache Configurations and Data

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

sudo apt-get -y purge headache

Remove headache configuration, data, and all of its dependencies

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove --purge headache

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Summary

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