How to Uninstall and Install f-irc on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 3, 2022

F-IRC is an IRC client for terminals/command-line/console. Its goal is to be as user friendly as possible with easy navigation and keyboard shortcuts for quick navigation. It has an as much a gentle learning curve as possible. In this guide, I will show you how to install f-irc on Ubuntu 22.04.

Requirements to install

  • Operating system: Ubuntu 22.04 or older versions with more than 2GB RAM
  • Privileges: Make sure that you can run the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install f-irc on Ubuntu 22.04

Install f-irc Ubuntu 22.04

f-irc 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 you believe is simple and easy to follow.

Install f-irc 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 instructions to install f-irc on your Ubuntu 22.04.

Step 1: Obtain new packages from Ubuntu by updating the APT database. Launching the terminal and entering the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get update

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

sudo apt install f-irc

Install f-irc using Aptitude

With Aptitude, users can view a list of available packages and manage their installation, upgrade, and removal of packages. If you didn’t install it on Ubuntu, you need to install it by executing this command.

sudo apt-get -y install aptitude

After installing aptitude, you can now install f-irc by following these steps:

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. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:

sudo apt update

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

sudo aptitude -y install f-irc

Uninstall f-irc 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.

This command can be used to uninstall f-irc from Ubuntu 22.04 if it was installed using APT or Aptitude.

sudo apt remove --auto-remove f-irc

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge f-irc

Summary

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