How to Install and Uninstall rolldice on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: August 24, 2022

rolldice is a virtual dice roller that takes a string on the command line in the format of some fantasy role playing games like Advanced Dungeons & Dragons [1] and returns the result of the dice rolls. I will show you how to install rolldice on Ubuntu 22.04 in this guide.

Software Requirement

  • Operating system: rolldice needs Ubuntu 22.04 to work
  • Privileges: Make sure that you can run the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install rolldice on Ubuntu 22.04

Install rolldice Ubuntu 22.04

rolldice 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 rolldice using APT

This is one of the most popular methods for installing Ubuntu packages because it’s easy to follow, even if you are a newbie in Linux. Following these instructions to get rolldice 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 download new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:

sudo apt-get update

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

sudo apt-get -y install rolldice

Install rolldice 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 -y install aptitude

Then, you can now install rolldice 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. Obtain new packages from Ubuntu by updating the APT database. Launching the terminal and entering the following Linux command:

sudo apt update

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

sudo aptitude install rolldice

Uninstall rolldice 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 rolldice.

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove rolldice

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge rolldice

Conclusion

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