How to Install and Uninstall leela-zero Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: August 22, 2022

A Go program with no human provided knowledge. Using MCTS (but without Monte Carlo playouts) and a deep residual convolutional neural network stack. In this tutorial, I will show you how to install leela-zero on Ubuntu 22.04.

Requirements

  • 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 leela-zero on Ubuntu 22.04

Install leela-zero Ubuntu 22.04

leela-zero 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 leela-zero 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 get leela-zero on your Ubuntu.

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, you can install leela-zero Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and pressing Enter.

sudo apt-get install leela-zero

Install leela-zero 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 install aptitude

Then, you can now install leela-zero 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 -y update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install leela-zero Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude -y install leela-zero

Uninstall leela-zero 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 leela-zero.

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove leela-zero

If you want to uninstall leela-zero and delete its data and dependencies, you can also run the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge leela-zero

Summary

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