How to Uninstall or Install appc-spec Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 1, 2022

App Container (appc) is a well-specified and community developed specification for application containers. appc defines several independent but composable aspects involved in running application containers, including an image format, runtime environment, and discovery mechanism for application containers. In this tutorial, I will show you how to install appc-spec on Ubuntu 22.04.

Prerequisites

  • Operating system: Ubuntu 22.04 is needed for appc-spec to work
  • Privileges: Ensure that you are able to execute the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install appc-spec on Ubuntu 22.04

Install appc-spec Ubuntu 22.04

appc-spec is one of the popular ways on Ubuntu now so that this tutorial will show you some ways to install it. Choose the one you believe is simple and easy to follow.

Install appc-spec 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 install appc-spec on your Ubuntu 22.04.

Step 1: You must update the APT package repository cache before attempting to install, update, or remove any packages. Update the APT database to fetch new packages from Ubuntu. Launching the terminal and entering the following Linux command:

sudo apt -y update

Step 2: Start installing the packages on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install appc-spec Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt install appc-spec

Install appc-spec using Aptitude

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

sudo apt-get -y install aptitude

After that, you can now install appc-spec, just following these steps:

Step 1: Update the APT database to fetch new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing the following Linux command:

sudo apt update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install appc-spec Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude install appc-spec

Uninstall appc-spec 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 appc-spec.

You can uninstall appc-spec Ubuntu by running this command if you installed it using APT or Aptitude.

sudo apt remove --auto-remove appc-spec

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge appc-spec

Conclusion

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