How to Uninstall or Install edb-debugger on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 20, 2022

edb is a graphical cross platform x86/x86-64 debugger. It was inspired by Ollydbg, but aims to function on x86 and x86-64 as well as multiple OS’s. Linux is the only officially supported platform at the moment, but FreeBSD, OpenBSD, OSX and Windows ports are underway with varying degrees of functionality. In this guide, I will show you how to install edb-debugger on Ubuntu 22.04.

Prerequisites to install

  • Operating system: Ubuntu 22.04 is needed for edb-debugger to work
  • Privileges: Check that you can run sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install edb-debugger on Ubuntu 22.04

Install edb-debugger Ubuntu 22.04

edb-debugger 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 edb-debugger using APT

This is a popular method for installing Ubuntu packages because it’s easy to follow, even if you are a newbie in Linux. Following these instructions to get edb-debugger on your Ubuntu.

Step 1: The APT package repository cache needs to be updated before you try to install, update, or remove any packages. Obtain new packages from Ubuntu by updating the APT database. Launching the terminal and entering the following Linux command:

sudo apt update

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

sudo apt-get -y install edb-debugger

Install edb-debugger using Aptitude

Aptitude allows users to view a list of available packages and manage package installation, upgrade, and removal. If you haven’t already done so, run this command to install it.

sudo apt install aptitude

After installing aptitude, you can now install edb-debugger by following these steps:

Step 1: Update the APT database to download new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:

sudo apt -y update

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

sudo aptitude install edb-debugger

Uninstall edb-debugger on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever thought about how difficult it is to uninstall an application from Ubuntu? You are mistaken; anyone can easily uninstall any program, not just a package.

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove edb-debugger

To uninstall edb-debugger and remove its data and dependencies, you can also use the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge edb-debugger

Ending

In this tutorial, I showed you ways to install edb-debugger on Ubuntu 22.04 and ways to uninstall edb-debugger too. Please do not hesitate to contact me if you require any assistance. I’m delighted to respond to them.