This script can parse the dpkg database files. It can do regular expressions on the fields, and only get what you want. It can also be made to output certain fields. As an added bonus, there is an option to sort the output. In this tutorial, I will show you ways to install dpkg-awk Ubuntu 22.04.
Requirements to install
- OS: Ubuntu 22.04 or older Ubuntu versions
- Privileges: Make sure that you can run the sudo commands line.
Install dpkg-awk Ubuntu 22.04
dpkg-awk is one of the popular ways on Ubuntu now so that this tutorial will show you how to install it in various ways. Choose the one you believe is simple and easy to follow.
Install dpkg-awk 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 dpkg-awk on your Ubuntu 22.04.
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. Launching the terminal and entering the following Linux command:
Step 2: Start installing the packages on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install dpkg-awk Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.
Install dpkg-awk using Aptitude
If you haven’t already installed Aptitude on Ubuntu, run this command to do so.
After installing aptitude, you can now install dpkg-awk, just 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. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:
Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating the system, you can now install dpkg-awk Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and pressing
Uninstall dpkg-awk 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 dpkg-awk.
This command can be used to uninstall dpkg-awk from Ubuntu 22.04 if it was installed using APT or Aptitude.
To uninstall dpkg-awk and remove its data and dependencies, you can also use the following command:
In this tutorial, I showed you ways to install dpkg-awk on Ubuntu 22.04 and ways to uninstall dpkg-awk too. If you need any help, don’t hesitate to contact me. I’m very glad to answer them.