How to Uninstall and Install consulfs Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 11, 2022

ConsulFS implements a FUSE filesystem that is backed by a Consul Key-Value store. Each key in the key store is represented by a file. Read and write the file to get and put the key’s value. “/” characters in a key name are used to break up the keys into different directories. In this guide, I will show you ways to install consulfs Ubuntu 22.04.

Requirements to install

  • Operating system: consulfs needs Ubuntu 22.04 to work
  • Privileges: Verify that you can execute the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install consulfs on Ubuntu 22.04

Install consulfs Ubuntu 22.04

consulfs 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 consulfs 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 consulfs on your Ubuntu.

Step 1: You must update the APT package repository cache before attempting 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-get update

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

sudo apt-get install consulfs

Install consulfs using Aptitude

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

sudo apt-get -y install aptitude

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

Step 1: You must update the APT package repository cache before attempting 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-get -y update

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

sudo aptitude install consulfs

Uninstall consulfs 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 consulfs.

This command can be used to uninstall consulfs from Ubuntu 22.04 if it was installed using APT or Aptitude.

sudo apt remove --auto-remove consulfs

To uninstall consulfs and remove its data and dependencies, you can also use the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge consulfs

Ending

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