How to Uninstall or Install drraw on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 8, 2022

drraw is a simple web based presentation front-end for RRDtool that allows you to interactively build graphs of your own design. A graph definition can be turned into a template which may be applied to many Round Robin Database files. In this tutorial, I will show you ways to install drraw Ubuntu 22.04.

Software Requirement

  • Operating system: Ubuntu 22.04 or older Ubuntu versions
  • Privileges: Check that you can run sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install drraw on Ubuntu 22.04

Install drraw Ubuntu 22.04

drraw 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 that you think is easy and you can follow.

Install drraw using APT

This is one of the most popular methods for installing Ubuntu packages since it is simple to understand, even if you are a Linux novice. Following these instructions to install drraw 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. Obtain new packages from Ubuntu by updating the APT database. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:

sudo apt -y update

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

sudo apt-get -y install drraw

Install drraw using Aptitude

If you haven’t already installed Aptitude on Ubuntu, run this command to do so.

sudo apt -y install aptitude

After installing, you can now install drraw, just following these steps:

Step 1: You must update the APT package repository cache before attempting to install, update, or remove any packages. Obtain new packages from Ubuntu by updating the APT database. Launching the terminal and entering the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get -y update

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

sudo aptitude install drraw

Uninstall drraw 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.

If you installed drraw using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall drraw on Ubuntu by running this command

sudo apt remove --auto-remove drraw

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge drraw

Summary

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