Ways to Install or Uninstall elpa-deft Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 13, 2022

Deft is an Emacs mode for quickly browsing, filtering, and editing directories of plain text notes, inspired by Notational Velocity. I will show you how to install elpa-deft on Ubuntu 22.04 in this tutorial.

Prerequisites to install

  • OS: elpa-deft needs Ubuntu 22.04 to work
  • Privileges: Make sure that you can run the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install elpa-deft on Ubuntu 22.04

Install elpa-deft Ubuntu 22.04

elpa-deft is one of the popular ways on Ubuntu now so that this tutorial will show you some ways to install it. Choose the one that you think is easy and you can follow.

Install elpa-deft using APT

This is one of the popular ways to install any Ubuntu packages because it is simple to understand, even if you are a Linux novice. Following these steps to get elpa-deft on your Ubuntu 22.04.

Step 1: Update the APT database to download new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get -y update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating the system, you can install elpa-deft Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt-get -y install elpa-deft

Install elpa-deft using Aptitude

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

sudo apt -y install aptitude

After installing it, you can now install elpa-deft by following these steps:

Step 1: Update the APT database to download new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing the following Linux command:

sudo apt update

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

sudo aptitude install elpa-deft

Uninstall elpa-deft on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever thought that uninstalling an application from Ubuntu might be challenging? You’re wrong; any program, not just a elpa-deft, can be easily uninstalled by anyone.

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove elpa-deft

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge elpa-deft

Conclusion

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