How To Install glueviz on debian 9

In this tutorial we learn how to install glueviz on debian 9. glueviz is Linked data visualization

Introduction

In this tutorial we learn how to install glueviz on debian 9.

What is glueviz

Glue is a Python project to link visualizations of scientific datasets across many files. Some of its features are: .

  • Interactive, linked statistical graphics of multiple files.
  • Support for many file formats including common image formats, ascii tables, astronomical image and table formats (fits, vot, ipac), and HDF5. Custom data loaders can also be easily added.
  • Highly scriptable and extendable.

There are three ways to install glueviz on debian 9. We can use apt-get, apt and aptitude. In the following sections we will describe each method. You can choose one of them.

Install glueviz Using apt-get

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

sudo apt-get update

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

sudo apt-get -y install glueviz

Install glueviz Using apt

Update apt database with apt using the following command.

sudo apt update

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

sudo apt -y install glueviz

Install glueviz 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 glueviz using aptitude by running the following command:

sudo aptitude -y install glueviz

How To Uninstall glueviz on debian 9

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

sudo apt-get remove glueviz

Uninstall glueviz And Its Dependencies

To uninstall glueviz and its dependencies that are no longer needed by debian 9, we can use the command below:

sudo apt-get -y autoremove glueviz

Remove glueviz Configurations and Data

To remove glueviz configuration and data from debian 9 we can use the following command:

sudo apt-get -y purge glueviz

Remove glueviz configuration, data, and all of its dependencies

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove --purge glueviz

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Summary

In this tutorial we learn how to install glueviz on debian 9 using different package management tools like apt, apt-get and aptitude.