How to Uninstall and Install audacious Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 1, 2022

Audacious is a fork of beep-media-player which supports Winamp skins and many codecs. In this guide, I will show you how to install audacious on Ubuntu 22.04.

Prerequisites

  • OS: Ubuntu 22.04 is needed for audacious to work
  • Privileges: Check that you can run sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install audacious on Ubuntu 22.04

Install audacious Ubuntu 22.04

audacious 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 audacious 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 audacious on your Ubuntu 22.04.

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. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:

sudo apt update

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

sudo apt-get -y install audacious

Install audacious using Aptitude

Aptitude allows users to view a list of available packages and manage package installation, upgrade, and removal. If you haven’t already done so, run this command to install it.

sudo apt-get -y install aptitude

After installing, you can now install audacious, just 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 the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install audacious Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and executing it.

sudo aptitude -y install audacious

Uninstall audacious 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 audacious.

If you installed audacious using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall audacious on Ubuntu by executing this command

sudo apt remove --auto-remove audacious

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge audacious

Conclusion

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