How to Uninstall and Install dgit on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 11, 2022

dgit (with the associated infrastructure) makes it possible to treat the Debian archive as a git repository. In this tutorial, I will show you ways to install dgit Ubuntu 22.04.

Requirements

  • OS: Ubuntu 22.04 is needed for dgit to work
  • Privileges: Ascertain that you are able to execute sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install dgit on Ubuntu 22.04

Install dgit Ubuntu 22.04

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

Install dgit using APT

This is one of the popular ways to install any Ubuntu packages because it is simple to understand, even if you are a Linux novice. Following these instructions to get dgit on your Ubuntu 22.04.

Step 1: You must update the APT package repository cache before attempting to install, update, or remove any packages. Update the APT database to fetch new packages from Ubuntu. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install dgit Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt-get install dgit

Install dgit using Aptitude

With Aptitude, users can view a list of available packages and manage their installation, upgrade, and removal of packages. If you didn’t install it on Ubuntu, you need to install it by executing this command.

sudo apt-get -y install aptitude

After that, you can now install dgit by 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 update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install dgit Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and pressing Enter.

sudo aptitude -y install dgit

Uninstall dgit on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever considered how challenging it might be to uninstall an application from Ubuntu? You’re wrong, anyone can easily uninstall any program, not just a dgit.

You can uninstall dgit on Ubuntu by running this command if you installed it using APT or Aptitude.

sudo apt remove --auto-remove dgit

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge dgit

Ending

In this guide, I showed you ways to install dgit on Ubuntu 22.04 and some ways to uninstall dgit too. If you need any help, don’t hesitate to contact me. I’m very glad to answer them.