Ways to Uninstall and Install bist Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 2, 2022

Bist stands for BIdimensional STructures (in Italian it sounds like “beast” in English) and is a chemical drawing tool. It is focused on organic chemistry but it may be useful also for chemists or teachers. I will show you how to install bist on Ubuntu 22.04 in this guide.

Software Requirement

  • OS: bist needs Ubuntu 22.04 to work
  • Privileges: Check that you can run sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install bist on Ubuntu 22.04

Install bist Ubuntu 22.04

bist is one of the popular ways on Ubuntu now so that this tutorial will show you how to install it in various ways. Choose the one that you think is easy and you can follow.

Install bist using APT

This is one of the popular ways to install any Ubuntu packages because it’s easy to follow, even if you are a newbie in Linux. Following these steps to install bist on your Ubuntu.

Step 1: You must update the APT package repository cache before attempting to install, update, or remove any packages. Update the APT database to download new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:

sudo apt-get -y update

Step 2: Start installing the packages on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install bist Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt install bist

Install bist using Aptitude

Users can manage their installation, upgrade, and removal of packages with Aptitude and view a list of the packages that are currently available. If you haven’t already installed it on Ubuntu, run this command to do so.

sudo apt install aptitude

After installing, you can now install bist, just following these steps:

Step 1: Obtain new packages from Ubuntu by updating the APT database. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get -y update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install bist Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude -y install bist

Uninstall bist on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever thought that uninstalling an application from Ubuntu is difficult? You are mistaken; Anyone can easily uninstall any program, not just bist.

If you installed bist using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall bist on Ubuntu by executing this command

sudo apt remove --auto-remove bist

You can also execute this command if you want to uninstall bist and remove its data and dependencies:

sudo apt autoremove --purge bist

Summary

In this tutorial, I showed you ways to install bist on Ubuntu 22.04 and some ways to uninstall bist too. Please contact me if you require any assistance. I’d be delighted to respond.