How to Uninstall or Install altermime on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 9, 2022

alterMIME is a small program which is used to alter your mime-encoded mailpacks as typically received by Inflex, Xamime and AMaViS. In this guide, I will show you how to install altermime on Ubuntu 22.04.

Requirements to install

  • OS: Ubuntu 22.04 or older versions with more than 2GB RAM
  • Privileges: Make sure you are able to execute sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install altermime on Ubuntu 22.04

Install altermime Ubuntu 22.04

altermime is one of the popular ways on Ubuntu now so that this tutorial will show you how to install it in various ways. Choose the one you believe is simple and easy to follow.

Install altermime using APT

This is a popular method for installing Ubuntu packages because it’s easy to follow, even if you are a newbie in Linux. Following these steps to get altermime on your Ubuntu 22.04.

Step 1: Obtain new packages from Ubuntu by updating the APT database. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get update

Step 2: Start installing the packages on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install altermime Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt-get install altermime

Install altermime using Aptitude

If you haven’t already installed Aptitude on Ubuntu, run this command to do so.

sudo apt-get install aptitude

Then, you can now install altermime, just following these steps:

Step 1: Update the APT database to download new packages from Ubuntu. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install altermime Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude -y install altermime

Uninstall altermime on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever considered how difficult it is to uninstall an application from Ubuntu? You are mistaken; anyone, not just package administrators, can easily uninstall any program.

If you installed altermime using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall altermime on Ubuntu by running this command

sudo apt remove --auto-remove altermime

You can also execute this command if you want to uninstall altermime and remove its data and dependencies:

sudo apt autoremove --purge altermime

Summary

In this guide, I showed you ways to install altermime on Ubuntu 22.04 and some ways to uninstall altermime too. If you need any help, don’t hesitate to contact me. I’m very glad to answer them.