How to Install and Uninstall rust-mozilla-gdb on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 16, 2022

Rust is a curly-brace, block-structured expression language. It visually resembles the C language family, but differs significantly in syntactic and semantic details. Its design is oriented toward concerns of “programming in the large”, that is, of creating and maintaining boundaries - both abstract and operational - that preserve large-system integrity, availability and concurrency. In this guide, I will show you how to install rust-mozilla-gdb on Ubuntu 22.04.

Requirements

  • OS: Ubuntu 22.04 or older versions with more than 2GB RAM
  • Privileges: Ensure that you are able to execute the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install rust-mozilla-gdb on Ubuntu 22.04

Install rust-mozilla-gdb Ubuntu 22.04

rust-mozilla-gdb 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 rust-mozilla-gdb 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 install rust-mozilla-gdb on your Ubuntu 22.04.

Step 1: 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 rust-mozilla-gdb Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and executing it.

sudo apt-get -y install rust-mozilla-gdb

Install rust-mozilla-gdb using Aptitude

If you haven’t already installed Aptitude on Ubuntu, run this command to do so.

sudo apt -y install aptitude

Then, you can now install rust-mozilla-gdb, just following these steps:

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. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:

sudo apt-get update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install rust-mozilla-gdb Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and pressing Enter.

sudo aptitude install rust-mozilla-gdb

Uninstall rust-mozilla-gdb 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 rust-mozilla-gdb using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall rust-mozilla-gdb on Ubuntu by executing this command

sudo apt remove --auto-remove rust-mozilla-gdb

To uninstall rust-mozilla-gdb and remove its data and dependencies, you can also use the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge rust-mozilla-gdb

Summary

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