a Unit Testing Framework for C and C++ - Cutter

Install to Ubuntu

Install to Ubuntu — How to install Cutter to Ubuntu


This document explains how to install Cutter to Ubuntu Linux.


We can use aptitude because Cutter provides Debian packages.

There are packages for Ubuntu Trusty Tahr/Xenial Xerus/Bionic Beaver i386/amd64. If you need a package for another environment, you can request on mailing list .

PPA (Personal Package Archive)

The Cutter APT repository for Ubuntu uses PPA (Personal Package Archive) on Launchpad since Cutter 1.2.4. You can install Cutter by APT from the PPA.

Here are supported Ubuntu versions:

  • 16.04 LTS Xenial Xerus

  • 18.04 LTS Bionic Beaver

  • 19.04 Disco Dingo

Add the ppa:cutter-testing-framework/ppa PPA to your system:

% sudo apt-get -y install software-properties-common
% sudo add-apt-repository -y ppa:cutter-testing-framework/ppa
% sudo apt-get update


% sudo apt-get -y install cutter-testing-framework

The next step

Installation is completed. We should try tutorial with the installed Cutter.