How to Uninstall and Install hspell on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 3, 2022

Hspell is a spellchecker for Hebrew. It checks nikkud-less writing (Ktiv Male) and follows the rules set by the Academy of Hebrew Language. I will show you how to install hspell on Ubuntu 22.04 in this tutorial.

Software Requirement

  • Operating system: Ubuntu 22.04 or older versions with more than 2GB RAM
  • Privileges: Make sure you are able to execute sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install hspell on Ubuntu 22.04

Install hspell Ubuntu 22.04

hspell 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 hspell 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 hspell on your Ubuntu 22.04.

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 fetch new packages from Ubuntu. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get update

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

sudo apt -y install hspell

Install hspell 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-get install aptitude

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

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

sudo apt update

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

sudo aptitude install hspell

Uninstall hspell 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 hspell.

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove hspell

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge hspell

Ending

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