How to Install and Uninstall bpm-tools on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 2, 2022

The bpm-tools commands are used to automatically calculate the tempo (in beats-per-minute) of music, optionally displaying an analysis and adding it to file ‘tags’. The data from these tags can be especially useful for navigating a music library in DJ software such as xwax(1). In this tutorial, I will show you ways to install bpm-tools Ubuntu 22.04.

Requirements

  • Operating system: Ubuntu 22.04 is needed for bpm-tools to work
  • Privileges: Check that you can run sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install bpm-tools on Ubuntu 22.04

Install bpm-tools Ubuntu 22.04

bpm-tools 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 bpm-tools using APT

This is one of the popular ways to install any Ubuntu packages because it is simple to understand, even if you are a Linux novice. Following these instructions to install bpm-tools 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 -y update

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

sudo apt -y install bpm-tools

Install bpm-tools using Aptitude

Users can manage their installation, upgrade, and removal of packages with Aptitude and view a list of the packages that are currently available. You must run this command to install it if you haven’t already done so on Ubuntu.

sudo apt-get -y install aptitude

After installing aptitude, you can now install bpm-tools 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:

sudo apt -y update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating the system, you can install bpm-tools Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and pressing Enter.

sudo aptitude install bpm-tools

Uninstall bpm-tools 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.

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove bpm-tools

You can also execute this command if you want to uninstall bpm-tools and remove its data and dependencies:

sudo apt autoremove --purge bpm-tools

Conclusion

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