How To Install ghci-7.6.3 on Kali Linux

In this guide, we’ll discuss How To Install ghci-7.6.3 on Kali Linux. Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update ghci-7.6.3.

One-liner install command

For those in a hurry, here's a one-line installation command:

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt -y install ghc

But if you are interested in the detailed steps with descriptions, the following information is for you.

What is ghci-7.6.3 and what are the ways to install it?

Before beginning this tutorial, you will need access to a server or computer running Kali Linux. This guide was written specifically with a server running Kali Linux in mind, although it should also work on older, supported versions of the operating system.

Also, make sure you are running a regular, non-root user with sudo privileges configured on your server. When you have an account available, log in as your non-root user to begin.

There are several ways to install ghci-7.6.3 on Kali Linux. You can use (links are clickable):

In the following sections, we will describe each method in detail. You can choose one of them or refer to the recommended one.

Install ghci-7.6.3 using apt-get

First, update apt database with apt-get using the following command.

sudo apt-get update

After updating apt-get database, You can install ghci-7.6.3 using apt by running the following command:

sudo apt -y install ghc

Install ghci-7.6.3 using apt

Because ghci-7.6.3 is available in Kali Linux’s default repositories, it is possible to install it from these repositories using the apt packaging system.

To begin, update apt database with apt using the following command.

sudo apt update

After updating apt database, You can install ghci-7.6.3 using apt by running the following command:

sudo apt -y install ghc

Install ghci-7.6.3 using aptitude

If you want to follow this method, you might need to install aptitude first since aptitude is usually not installed by default on Kali Linux. Update apt database with aptitude using the following command.

sudo aptitude update

After updating aptitude database, You can install ghci-7.6.3 by running the following command:

sudo aptitude -y install ghc

How to upgrade (update) a single package ghci-7.6.3 using apt-get?

First, you will need to update packages index. Run update command as usual:

sudo apt-get update

Next, to upgrade only the ghci-7.6.3, e.g. single package, you should use the following format with the apt-get command/apt command:

sudo apt-get --only-upgrade install ghc

Note that this command will not install any new packages! If you wish to install the package if it doesn't exist you may leave out --only-upgrade part.

How To Uninstall ghci-7.6.3 from Kali Linux

To uninstall only the ghci-7.6.3 package you can execute the following command:

sudo apt-get remove ghc

Uninstall ghci-7.6.3 and all its dependencies

To uninstall ghci-7.6.3 and its dependencies that are no longer needed by Kali Linux, you can use the command below:

sudo apt-get -y autoremove ghc

Remove ghci-7.6.3 with all configurations and data

To remove ghci-7.6.3 configuration and data from your system you can run the following purge command:

sudo apt-get -y purge ghc

Remove ghci-7.6.3 completely (configurations, data and all of its dependencies)

And lastly, you can run the next command to remove absolutely everything related to ghci-7.6.3 package, e.g.: configurations, data and all of its dependencies. Just use this command:

sudo apt-get -y autoremove --purge ghc

Extra info and code examples

environment for the functional language Haskell. Highlights: - GHC supports the entire Haskell 2010 language plus a wide variety of extensions. - GHC has particularly good support for concurrency and parallelism, including support for Software Transactional Memory (STM). - GHC generates fast code, particularly for concurrent programs. Take a look at GHC's performance on The Computer Language Benchmarks Game. - GHC works on several platforms including Windows, Mac, Linux, most varieties of Unix, and several different processor architectures. - GHC has extensive optimisation capabilities, including inter-module optimisation. - GHC compiles Haskell code either directly to native code or using LLVM as a back-end. GHC can also generate C code as an intermediate target for porting to new platforms. The interactive environment compiles Haskell to bytecode, and supports execution of mixed bytecode/compiled programs. - Profiling is supported, both by time/allocation and various kinds of heap profiling. - GHC comes with several libraries, and thousands more are available on Hackage.


You now have a full guide on how to install ghci-7.6.3 using apt, apt-get and aptitude tools. Also, we showed how to update as a single package and different ways to uninstall the ghci-7.6.3 from Kali Linux.

See also:

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