How to Uninstall and Install bitmeter on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 2, 2022

JACK Bitmeter is a diagnosis tool for JACK audio software. As its name might suggest, the bitmeter operates at the bare metal of JACK’s I/O layer, looking at the 32 binary digits in each individual sample. In this tutorial, I will show you how to install bitmeter on Ubuntu 22.04.

Prerequisites

  • Operating system: Ubuntu 22.04 is needed for bitmeter to work
  • Privileges: Make sure that you can run the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install bitmeter on Ubuntu 22.04

Install bitmeter Ubuntu 22.04

bitmeter is one of the popular ways on Ubuntu now so that this tutorial will show you some ways to install it. Choose the one that you think is easy and you can follow.

Install bitmeter using APT

This is one of the most popular methods for installing Ubuntu packages because it’s easy to follow, even if you are a newbie in Linux. Following these steps to get bitmeter on your Ubuntu.

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

sudo apt -y update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install bitmeter Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt install bitmeter

Install bitmeter using Aptitude

You must run this command to install Aptitude if you haven’t already done so on Ubuntu.

sudo apt -y install aptitude

Then, you can now install bitmeter by following these steps:

Step 1: Obtain new packages from Ubuntu by updating the APT database. Opening the terminal and executing the following Linux command:

sudo apt update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install bitmeter Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude install bitmeter

Uninstall bitmeter on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever considered how challenging it might be to uninstall an application from Ubuntu? You’re wrong, anyone can easily uninstall any program, not just a bitmeter.

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove bitmeter

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge bitmeter

Conclusion

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