How to Install and Uninstall elpa-bug-hunter on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 13, 2022

The Bug Hunter is an Emacs library that finds the source of an error or unexpected behavior inside an elisp configuration file (typically init.el or .emacs). It supports automatic, interactive, and assertion bug hunting. Also it is possible to debug literate-style configuration files. In this guide, I will show you how to install elpa-bug-hunter on Ubuntu 22.04.

Requirements to install

  • OS: elpa-bug-hunter needs Ubuntu 22.04 to work
  • Privileges: Make sure you are able to execute sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install elpa-bug-hunter on Ubuntu 22.04

Install elpa-bug-hunter Ubuntu 22.04

elpa-bug-hunter 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 elpa-bug-hunter using APT

This is a popular method for installing Ubuntu packages since it’s simple to understand, even if you’re new to Linux. Following these instructions to get elpa-bug-hunter on your Ubuntu.

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-get -y update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install elpa-bug-hunter Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and pressing Enter.

sudo apt -y install elpa-bug-hunter

Install elpa-bug-hunter using Aptitude

You must run this command to install Aptitude if you haven’t already done so on Ubuntu.

sudo apt-get install aptitude

Then, you can now install elpa-bug-hunter 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. Obtain new packages from Ubuntu by updating the APT database. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:

sudo apt update

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

sudo aptitude -y install elpa-bug-hunter

Uninstall elpa-bug-hunter 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 elpa-bug-hunter using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall elpa-bug-hunter on Ubuntu by following this step:

sudo apt remove --auto-remove elpa-bug-hunter

If you want to uninstall elpa-bug-hunter and delete its data and dependencies, you can also run the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge elpa-bug-hunter

Ending

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