How To Install text2table on Ubuntu 21.04

In this guide, we’ll discuss How To Install text2table on Ubuntu 21.04. Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update text2table.

One-liner install command

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

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt -y install libopenoffice-oodoc-perl

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

What is text2table and what are the ways to install it?

Before beginning this tutorial, you will need access to a server or computer running Ubuntu 21.04. This guide was written specifically with a server running Ubuntu 21.04 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 text2table on Ubuntu 21.04. 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 text2table 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 text2table using apt by running the following command:

sudo apt -y install libopenoffice-oodoc-perl

Install text2table using apt

Because text2table is available in Ubuntu 21.04’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 text2table using apt by running the following command:

sudo apt -y install libopenoffice-oodoc-perl

Install text2table 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 Ubuntu 21.04. Update apt database with aptitude using the following command.

sudo aptitude update

After updating aptitude database, You can install text2table by running the following command:

sudo aptitude -y install libopenoffice-oodoc-perl

How to upgrade (update) a single package text2table 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 text2table, e.g. single package, you should use the following format with the apt-get command/apt command:

sudo apt-get --only-upgrade install libopenoffice-oodoc-perl

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 text2table from Ubuntu 21.04

To uninstall only the text2table package you can execute the following command:

sudo apt-get remove libopenoffice-oodoc-perl

Uninstall text2table and all its dependencies

To uninstall text2table and its dependencies that are no longer needed by Ubuntu 21.04, you can use the command below:

sudo apt-get -y autoremove libopenoffice-oodoc-perl

Remove text2table with all configurations and data

To remove text2table configuration and data from your system you can run the following purge command:

sudo apt-get -y purge libopenoffice-oodoc-perl

Remove text2table completely (configurations, data and all of its dependencies)

And lastly, you can run the next command to remove absolutely everything related to text2table package, e.g.: configurations, data and all of its dependencies. Just use this command:

sudo apt-get -y autoremove --purge libopenoffice-oodoc-perl

Extra info and code examples

OpenOffice::OODoc is a Perl module for reading from/writing to files that comply with the OASIS Open Document Format for Office Applications (ODF), also known as the ISO/IEC 26300:2006 standard. It provides a high-level, document-oriented language, and isolates the programmer from the details of the file format. This module can process different document classes (texts, spreadsheets, presentations, and drawings). It can retrieve or update styles and images, document metadata, as well as text content.

Conclusion

You now have a full guide on how to install text2table using apt, apt-get and aptitude tools. Also, we showed how to update as a single package and different ways to uninstall the text2table from Ubuntu 21.04.

See also:

How To Install text2table on CentOS 8

How To Install text2table on Ubuntu 22.04

How To Install text2table on Ubuntu 21.04

How To Install text2table on Kali Linux

How To Install text2table on Debian 11

How To Install text2table on Fedora 34

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