How To Install x86_64-linux-gnux32-gdc on Debian 11

In this guide, we’ll discuss How To Install x86_64-linux-gnux32-gdc on Debian 11. Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update x86_64-linux-gnux32-gdc.

One-liner install command

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

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt -y install gdc-x86-64-linux-gnux32

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

What is x86_64-linux-gnux32-gdc 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 x86_64-linux-gnux32-gdc 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 x86_64-linux-gnux32-gdc 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 x86_64-linux-gnux32-gdc using apt by running the following command:

sudo apt -y install gdc-x86-64-linux-gnux32

Install x86_64-linux-gnux32-gdc using apt

Because x86_64-linux-gnux32-gdc 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 x86_64-linux-gnux32-gdc using apt by running the following command:

sudo apt -y install gdc-x86-64-linux-gnux32

Install x86_64-linux-gnux32-gdc 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 x86_64-linux-gnux32-gdc by running the following command:

sudo aptitude -y install gdc-x86-64-linux-gnux32

How to upgrade (update) a single package x86_64-linux-gnux32-gdc 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 x86_64-linux-gnux32-gdc, e.g. single package, you should use the following format with the apt-get command/apt command:

sudo apt-get --only-upgrade install gdc-x86-64-linux-gnux32

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 x86_64-linux-gnux32-gdc from Debian 11

To uninstall only the x86_64-linux-gnux32-gdc package you can execute the following command:

sudo apt-get remove gdc-x86-64-linux-gnux32

Uninstall x86_64-linux-gnux32-gdc and all its dependencies

To uninstall x86_64-linux-gnux32-gdc and its dependencies that are no longer needed by Debian 11, you can use the command below:

sudo apt-get -y autoremove gdc-x86-64-linux-gnux32

Remove x86_64-linux-gnux32-gdc with all configurations and data

To remove x86_64-linux-gnux32-gdc configuration and data from your system you can run the following purge command:

sudo apt-get -y purge gdc-x86-64-linux-gnux32

Remove x86_64-linux-gnux32-gdc completely (configurations, data and all of its dependencies)

And lastly, you can run the next command to remove absolutely everything related to x86_64-linux-gnux32-gdc package, e.g.: configurations, data and all of its dependencies. Just use this command:

sudo apt-get -y autoremove --purge gdc-x86-64-linux-gnux32

Extra info and code examples

This is the GNU D compiler, which compiles D on platforms supported by the gcc compiler. It uses the gcc backend to generate optimized code. This is a dependency package providing the default GNU D cross-compiler for the x32 architecture.

  • Maintainer: Debian GCC Maintainers
  • Sources url: unknown
  • Section/Category: unknown

Conclusion

You now have a full guide on how to install x86_64-linux-gnux32-gdc using apt, apt-get and aptitude tools. Also, we showed how to update as a single package and different ways to uninstall the x86_64-linux-gnux32-gdc from Debian 11.

See also:

How To Install x86_64-linux-gnux32-gdc on CentOS 8

How To Install x86_64-linux-gnux32-gdc on Ubuntu 21.04

How To Install x86_64-linux-gnux32-gdc on Ubuntu 22.04

How To Install x86_64-linux-gnux32-gdc on Kali Linux

How To Install x86_64-linux-gnux32-gdc on Debian 11

How To Install x86_64-linux-gnux32-gdc on Fedora 34

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