How to Uninstall and Install dh-acc on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 20, 2022

dh-acc is an addon to facilitate generating ABI compatibility reports by comparing known ABI dumps with newly build ABI at Debian package build time. Thus providing monitoring and early detection of ABI breaks in shared libraries. I will show you how to install dh-acc on Ubuntu 22.04 in this tutorial.

Prerequisites

  • OS: Ubuntu 22.04 or older versions with more than 2GB RAM
  • Privileges: Ensure that you are able to execute the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install dh-acc on Ubuntu 22.04

Install dh-acc Ubuntu 22.04

dh-acc is one of the popular ways on Ubuntu now so that this tutorial will show you some ways to install it. Choose the one you believe is simple and easy to follow.

Install dh-acc 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 dh-acc on your Ubuntu 22.04.

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

sudo apt update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating the system, you can install dh-acc Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt -y install dh-acc

Install dh-acc using Aptitude

If you haven’t already installed Aptitude on Ubuntu, run this command to do so.

sudo apt-get install aptitude

After that, you can now install dh-acc, just following these steps:

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. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:

sudo apt -y update

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

sudo aptitude install dh-acc

Uninstall dh-acc 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 dh-acc.

If you installed dh-acc using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall dh-acc on Ubuntu by running this command

sudo apt remove --auto-remove dh-acc

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge dh-acc

Summary

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