How to Install and Uninstall bogofilter Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 2, 2022

This package implements a fast Bayesian spam filter along the lines suggested by Paul Graham in his article “A Plan For Spam”. I will show you how to install bogofilter on Ubuntu 22.04 in this tutorial.

Prerequisites

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

Prerequisites to install bogofilter on Ubuntu 22.04

Install bogofilter Ubuntu 22.04

bogofilter 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 bogofilter using APT

This is a popular method for installing any Ubuntu packages because it is simple to understand, even if you are a Linux beginner. Following these instructions to get bogofilter on your Ubuntu.

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. Opening the terminal and executing the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get update

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

sudo apt -y install bogofilter

Install bogofilter using Aptitude

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

sudo apt install aptitude

After that, you can now install bogofilter by following these steps:

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

sudo apt-get -y update

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

sudo aptitude -y install bogofilter

Uninstall bogofilter on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever considered how difficult it is to uninstall an application from Ubuntu? You are mistaken; anyone, not just package administrators, can easily uninstall any program.

You can uninstall bogofilter on Ubuntu by running this command if you installed it using APT or Aptitude.

sudo apt remove --auto-remove bogofilter

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge bogofilter

Ending

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