How to Uninstall or Install faultstat on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 6, 2022

Faultstat reports the page fault activity of processes running on a system. The tool supports a ‘top’ like mode to dynamically display the top page faulting processes. I will show you how to install faultstat on Ubuntu 22.04 in this tutorial.

Requirements

  • Operating system: 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 faultstat on Ubuntu 22.04

Install faultstat Ubuntu 22.04

faultstat 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 faultstat using APT

This is a popular method for installing any Ubuntu packages because it’s easy to follow, even if you are a newbie in Linux. Following these steps to install faultstat 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 fetch new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get -y update

Step 2: Start installing the packages on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install faultstat Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt-get install faultstat

Install faultstat 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 install aptitude

Then, you can now install faultstat, 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 the following Linux command:

sudo apt -y update

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

sudo aptitude install faultstat

Uninstall faultstat on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever thought about how difficult it is to uninstall an application from Ubuntu? You are mistaken; anyone can easily uninstall any program, not just a package.

You can uninstall faultstat on Ubuntu by running this command if you installed it using APT or Aptitude.

sudo apt remove --auto-remove faultstat

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge faultstat

Ending

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