Ways to Install and Uninstall gammaray on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: August 30, 2022

GammaRay is a tool for examining the internals of a Qt application and to some extent also manipulate it. GammaRay uses injection methods to hook into an application at runtime and provide access to a wide variety of interesting information. It provides easy ways of navigating through the complex internal structures you find in some Qt frameworks, such as QGraphicsView, model/view, QTextDocument, state machines and more. In this tutorial, I will show you how to install gammaray on Ubuntu 22.04.

Requirements

  • OS: Ubuntu 22.04 or older Ubuntu versions
  • Privileges: Make sure you are able to execute sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install gammaray on Ubuntu 22.04

Install gammaray Ubuntu 22.04

gammaray 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 gammaray using APT

This is a popular method for installing any Ubuntu packages because it is simple to understand, even if you are a Linux beginner. Following these steps to install gammaray on your Ubuntu 22.04.

Step 1: Update the APT database to fetch new packages from Ubuntu. Launching the terminal and entering the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get -y update

Step 2: Start installing the packages on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install gammaray Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt -y install gammaray

Install gammaray using Aptitude

You must run this command to install Aptitude if you haven’t already done so on Ubuntu.

sudo apt-get install aptitude

After that, you can now install gammaray by following these steps:

Step 1: The APT package repository cache needs to be updated before you try to install, update, or remove any packages. Update the APT database to download new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get update

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

sudo aptitude install gammaray

Uninstall gammaray 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.

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove gammaray

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge gammaray

Conclusion

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