How to Install or Uninstall logisim on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 9, 2022

Logisim is an educational tool for designing and simulating digital logic circuits. With its simple toolbar interface and simulation of circuits as you build them, it is simple enough to facilitate learning the most basic concepts related to logic circuits. With the capacity to build larger circuits from smaller subcircuits, and to draw bundles of wires with a single mouse drag, Logisim can be used (and is used) to design and simulate entire CPUs for educational purposes. In this tutorial, I will show you how to install logisim on Ubuntu 22.04.

Requirements

  • OS: Ubuntu 22.04 is needed for logisim to work
  • Privileges: Ascertain that you are able to execute sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install logisim on Ubuntu 22.04

Install logisim Ubuntu 22.04

logisim is one of the popular ways on Ubuntu now so that this tutorial will show you some ways to install it. Choose the one that you think is easy and you can follow.

Install logisim 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 instructions to install logisim on your Ubuntu.

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. Launching the terminal and entering the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get update

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

sudo apt-get -y install logisim

Install logisim using Aptitude

If you didn’t install Aptitude on Ubuntu, you need to install it by executing this command.

sudo apt -y install aptitude

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

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 logisim Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and executing it.

sudo aptitude -y install logisim

Uninstall logisim on Ubuntu 22.04

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

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove logisim

If you want to uninstall logisim and remove its data and dependencies, you can also run the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge logisim

Ending

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