How To Install gozer on debian 9

In this tutorial we learn how to install gozer on debian 9. gozer is text renderer

Introduction

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

What is gozer

Gozer is a commandline text renderer. It will take text on the commandline or from a file and render it using antialiased TrueType fonts, using optional font styles, word wrapping, justification and layout control.

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

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

sudo apt-get update

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

sudo apt-get -y install gozer

Install gozer Using apt

Update apt database with apt using the following command.

sudo apt update

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

sudo apt -y install gozer

Install gozer 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 gozer using aptitude by running the following command:

sudo aptitude -y install gozer

How To Uninstall gozer on debian 9

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

sudo apt-get remove gozer

Uninstall gozer And Its Dependencies

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove gozer

Remove gozer Configurations and Data

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

sudo apt-get -y purge gozer

Remove gozer configuration, data, and all of its dependencies

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove --purge gozer

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Summary

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