How to Install or Uninstall flexbackup Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 6, 2022

Flexbackup is a flexible backup tool that works well for small to medium sized tasks for which solutions like amanda are overkill. In this guide, I will show you how to install flexbackup on Ubuntu 22.04.

Prerequisites to install

  • Operating system: flexbackup needs Ubuntu 22.04 to work
  • Privileges: Verify that you can execute the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install flexbackup on Ubuntu 22.04

Install flexbackup Ubuntu 22.04

flexbackup 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 flexbackup 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 steps to install flexbackup 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. 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 flexbackup Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt install flexbackup

Install flexbackup using Aptitude

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

sudo apt -y install aptitude

Then, you can now install flexbackup, just following these steps:

Step 1: Update the APT database to fetch new packages from Ubuntu. Launching the terminal and entering the following Linux command:

sudo apt -y update

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

sudo aptitude install flexbackup

Uninstall flexbackup 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.

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove flexbackup

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge flexbackup

Ending

In this guide, I showed you ways to install flexbackup on Ubuntu 22.04 and some ways to uninstall flexbackup too. Please do not hesitate to contact me if you require any assistance. I’m delighted to respond to them.