How to Uninstall or Install elpa-faceup on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 13, 2022

Emacs is capable of highlighting buffers based on language-specific font-lock' rules. This package, faceup’, makes it possible to perform regression test for packages that provide font-lock rules. The underlying idea is to convert text with highlights (“faces”) into a plain text representation using the Faceup markup language. I will show you how to install elpa-faceup on Ubuntu 22.04 in this tutorial.

Software Requirement

  • Operating system: Ubuntu 22.04 or older versions with more than 2GB RAM
  • Privileges: Make sure you are able to execute sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install elpa-faceup on Ubuntu 22.04

Install elpa-faceup Ubuntu 22.04

elpa-faceup 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-faceup using APT

This is one of the most popular methods for installing Ubuntu packages because it’s easy to follow, even if you are a newbie in Linux. Following these steps to get elpa-faceup on your Ubuntu.

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. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get -y update

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

sudo apt-get -y install elpa-faceup

Install elpa-faceup using Aptitude

Aptitude allows users to view a list of available packages and manage package installation, upgrade, and removal. If you haven’t already done so, run this command to install it.

sudo apt-get -y install aptitude

After installing, you can now install elpa-faceup, 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. Obtain new packages from Ubuntu by updating the APT database. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:

sudo apt-get -y update

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

sudo aptitude install elpa-faceup

Uninstall elpa-faceup 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-faceup.

You can uninstall elpa-faceup Ubuntu by running this command if you installed it using APT or Aptitude.

sudo apt remove --auto-remove elpa-faceup

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge elpa-faceup

Summary

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