How to Uninstall or Install elpa-beginend on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 13, 2022

This package redefines M-< and M-> (or any key bound to beginning-of-buffer or end-of-buffer) for some modes so that point moves to meaningful locations. The real beginning and end of buffers (i. e., point-min and point-max) are still accessible by pressing the same key again. In this guide, I will show you ways to install elpa-beginend Ubuntu 22.04.

Software Requirement

  • OS: Ubuntu 22.04 or older versions with more than 2GB RAM
  • Privileges: Ensure that you are able to execute the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install elpa-beginend on Ubuntu 22.04

Install elpa-beginend Ubuntu 22.04

elpa-beginend 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 elpa-beginend 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 steps to get elpa-beginend on your Ubuntu 22.04.

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 -y update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install elpa-beginend Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt-get install elpa-beginend

Install elpa-beginend using Aptitude

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

sudo apt-get install aptitude

After that, you can now install elpa-beginend by 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. 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 elpa-beginend Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and executing it.

sudo aptitude -y install elpa-beginend

Uninstall elpa-beginend on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever considered how challenging it might be to uninstall an application from Ubuntu? You’re wrong, anyone can easily uninstall any program, not just a elpa-beginend.

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove elpa-beginend

If you want to uninstall elpa-beginend and remove its data and dependencies, you can also run the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge elpa-beginend


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