How To Install ktouch on Debian 10

In this tutorial we learn how to install ktouch on Debian 10. ktouch is touch typing tutor for KDE

Introduction

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

What is ktouch

KTouch is an aid for learning how to type with speed and accuracy. It provides a sample text to type and indicates which fingers should be used for each key. . A collection of lessons are included for a wide range of different languages and keyboard layouts, and typing statistics are used to dynamically adjust the level of difficulty. . This package is part of the KDE education module.

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

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

sudo apt-get update

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

sudo apt-get -y install ktouch

Install ktouch Using apt

Update apt database with apt using the following command.

sudo apt update

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

sudo apt -y install ktouch

Install ktouch 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 ktouch using aptitude by running the following command:

sudo aptitude -y install ktouch

How To Uninstall ktouch on Debian 10

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

sudo apt-get remove ktouch

Uninstall ktouch And Its Dependencies

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove ktouch

Remove ktouch Configurations and Data

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

sudo apt-get -y purge ktouch

Remove ktouch configuration, data, and all of its dependencies

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove --purge ktouch

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Summary

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