How to Uninstall and Install otcl-shells on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 26, 2022

OTcl, short for MIT Object Tcl, is an extension to Tcl/Tk for object-oriented programming. It shouldn’t be confused with the IXI Object Tcl extension by Dean Sheenan. (Sorry, but both of them like the name and have been using it for a while.) In this tutorial, I will show you how to install otcl-shells on Ubuntu 22.04.

Prerequisites to install

  • Operating system: Ubuntu 22.04 is needed for otcl-shells to work
  • Privileges: Ascertain that you are able to execute sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install otcl-shells on Ubuntu 22.04

Install otcl-shells Ubuntu 22.04

otcl-shells 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 you believe is simple and easy to follow.

Install otcl-shells 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 instructions to install otcl-shells 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 fetch new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing the following Linux command:

sudo apt update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install otcl-shells Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and executing it.

sudo apt-get -y install otcl-shells

Install otcl-shells using Aptitude

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

sudo apt-get install aptitude

Then, you can now install otcl-shells, just 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. You can now install otcl-shells Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude -y install otcl-shells

Uninstall otcl-shells 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 otcl-shells.

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove otcl-shells

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge otcl-shells

Ending

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