Ways to Uninstall and Install avr-evtd on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 1, 2022

avr-evtd is a simple and small user space interface to the Linkstation AVR micro-controller. It doesn’t have a lot of special features, but it’s main task is to provide ‘keep-alive’ messages to the Linkstation’s on-board AVR device. I will show you how to install avr-evtd on Ubuntu 22.04 in this guide.

Software Requirement

  • Operating system: Ubuntu 22.04 is needed for avr-evtd to work
  • Privileges: Ascertain that you are able to execute sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install avr-evtd on Ubuntu 22.04

Install avr-evtd Ubuntu 22.04

avr-evtd 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 avr-evtd 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 instructions to get avr-evtd 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 the system, you can install avr-evtd Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt-get install avr-evtd

Install avr-evtd using Aptitude

If you didn’t install Aptitude on Ubuntu, you need to install it by executing this command.

sudo apt-get install aptitude

Then, you can now install avr-evtd by following these steps:

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. Launching the terminal and entering the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get -y update

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

sudo aptitude -y install avr-evtd

Uninstall avr-evtd 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 avr-evtd.

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove avr-evtd

If you want to uninstall avr-evtd and remove its data and dependencies, you can also run the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge avr-evtd

Conclusion

In this guide, I showed you ways to install avr-evtd on Ubuntu 22.04 and some ways to uninstall avr-evtd too. Please contact me if you require any assistance. I’d be delighted to respond.