Aterm was a fork of rxvt; its changes have long since been merged into rxvt-unicode. This is a dummy transitional package; once you’ve migrated your session startup to not call /usr/bin/aterm anymore, it can be safely removed. I will show you how to install aterm on Ubuntu 22.04 in this guide.
Requirements to install
- Operating system: Ubuntu 22.04 is needed for aterm to work
- Privileges: Verify that you can execute the sudo commands line.
Install aterm Ubuntu 22.04
aterm 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 aterm using APT
This is a popular method for installing any Ubuntu packages because it’s easy to follow, even if you are a newbie in Linux. Following these steps to install aterm on your Ubuntu.
Step 1: Obtain new packages from Ubuntu by updating the APT database. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:
Step 2: Start installing the packages on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install aterm Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.
Install aterm using Aptitude
Aptitude allows users to view a list of available packages and manage package installation, upgrade, and removal. If you haven’t already installed it on Ubuntu, run this command to do so.
Then, you can now install aterm by following these steps:
Step 1: Update the APT database to download new packages from Ubuntu. Launching the terminal and entering the following Linux command:
Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install aterm Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.
Uninstall aterm on Ubuntu 22.04
Have you ever thought about how difficult it is to uninstall an application from Ubuntu? You are mistaken; anyone can easily uninstall any program, not just a package.
You can uninstall aterm Ubuntu by running this command if you installed it using APT or Aptitude.
If you want to uninstall aterm and delete its data and dependencies, you can also run the following command:
In this guide, I showed you ways to install aterm on Ubuntu 22.04 and some ways to uninstall aterm too. Please do not hesitate to contact me if you require assistance. I’m delighted to respond.