How to Install or Uninstall ample on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: August 31, 2022

Ample (An MP3 LEnder) is a simple MP3 server written in C. It does not support mixing, radio shows, etc. Ample is just intended to be an easy way to remotely listen to your MP3s using the “open location” features in XMMS, WinAmp, and Media Player. I will show you how to install ample on Ubuntu 22.04 in this guide.

Requirements to install

  • Operating system: ample needs Ubuntu 22.04 to work
  • Privileges: Make sure that you can run the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install ample on Ubuntu 22.04

Install ample Ubuntu 22.04

ample 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 ample 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 instructions to get ample on your Ubuntu.

Step 1: The APT package repository cache needs to be updated before you try to install, update, or remove any packages. Update the APT database to download new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:

sudo apt-get -y update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install ample Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and pressing Enter.

sudo apt-get -y install ample

Install ample using Aptitude

Users can manage their installation, upgrade, and removal of packages with Aptitude and view a list of the packages that are currently available. If you haven’t already installed it on Ubuntu, run this command to do so.

sudo apt install aptitude

After that, you can now install ample by following these steps:

Step 1: You must update the APT package repository cache before attempting to install, update, or remove any packages. Obtain new packages from Ubuntu by updating the APT database. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:

sudo apt-get -y update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating the system, you can now install ample Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and pressing Enter.

sudo aptitude install ample

Uninstall ample on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever thought that uninstalling an application from Ubuntu is difficult? You are mistaken; Anyone can easily uninstall any program, not just ample.

If you installed ample using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall ample on Ubuntu by following this step:

sudo apt remove --auto-remove ample

If you want to uninstall ample and delete its data and dependencies, you can also run the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge ample

Summary

In this tutorial, I showed you ways to install ample on Ubuntu 22.04 and ways to uninstall ample too. Please do not hesitate to contact me if you require any assistance. I’m delighted to respond to them.