How to Uninstall or Install ftpmirror Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 19, 2022

ftpmirror is an utility to copy directory hierarchy (usually called ‘mirror’) using FTP protocol. In this tutorial, I will show you how to install ftpmirror on Ubuntu 22.04.

Prerequisites to install

  • OS: ftpmirror needs Ubuntu 22.04 to work
  • Privileges: Ensure that you are able to execute the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install ftpmirror on Ubuntu 22.04

Install ftpmirror Ubuntu 22.04

ftpmirror 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 ftpmirror using APT

This is a popular method for installing Ubuntu packages because it’s easy to follow, even if you are a newbie in Linux. Following these steps to install ftpmirror on your Ubuntu 22.04.

Step 1: You must update the APT package repository cache before attempting to install, update, or remove any packages. 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: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install ftpmirror Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt-get -y install ftpmirror

Install ftpmirror 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 ftpmirror, just following these steps:

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

sudo apt-get update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating the system, you can install ftpmirror Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude install ftpmirror

Uninstall ftpmirror 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.

If you installed ftpmirror using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall ftpmirror on Ubuntu by running this command

sudo apt remove --auto-remove ftpmirror

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge ftpmirror

Ending

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