How To Install storage_test on Debian 11

In this guide, we’ll discuss How To Install storage_test on Debian 11. Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update storage_test.

One-liner install command

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

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt -y install plainbox-provider-checkbox

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

What is storage_test and what are the ways to install it?

Before beginning this tutorial, you will need access to a server or computer running Debian 11. This guide was written specifically with a server running Debian 11 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 storage_test on Debian 11. 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 storage_test 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 storage_test using apt by running the following command:

sudo apt -y install plainbox-provider-checkbox

Install storage_test using apt

Because storage_test is available in Debian 11’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 storage_test using apt by running the following command:

sudo apt -y install plainbox-provider-checkbox

Install storage_test 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 Debian 11. Update apt database with aptitude using the following command.

sudo aptitude update

After updating aptitude database, You can install storage_test by running the following command:

sudo aptitude -y install plainbox-provider-checkbox

How to upgrade (update) a single package storage_test 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 storage_test, e.g. single package, you should use the following format with the apt-get command/apt command:

sudo apt-get --only-upgrade install plainbox-provider-checkbox

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 storage_test from Debian 11

To uninstall only the storage_test package you can execute the following command:

sudo apt-get remove plainbox-provider-checkbox

Uninstall storage_test and all its dependencies

To uninstall storage_test and its dependencies that are no longer needed by Debian 11, you can use the command below:

sudo apt-get -y autoremove plainbox-provider-checkbox

Remove storage_test with all configurations and data

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

sudo apt-get -y purge plainbox-provider-checkbox

Remove storage_test completely (configurations, data and all of its dependencies)

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove --purge plainbox-provider-checkbox

Extra info and code examples

This package provides the CheckBox jobs collection, i.e the hardware test definitions and scripts originally included with CheckBox. It is used together alongside with PlainBox. Jobs are smallest units of testing that can be performed by PlainBox. All jobs have an unique name. There are many types of jobs, some are fully automated others are fully manual.

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Conclusion

You now have a full guide on how to install storage_test using apt, apt-get and aptitude tools. Also, we showed how to update as a single package and different ways to uninstall the storage_test from Debian 11.

See also:

How To Install storage_test on Debian 11

How To Install storage_test on Fedora 34

How To Install storage_test on Ubuntu 22.04

How To Install storage_test on CentOS 8

How To Install storage_test on Ubuntu 21.04

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