Ways to Install and Uninstall ganglia-modules-linux Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 6, 2022

Ganglia’s core modules provide essential metrics like RAM and CPU load and most of them are implemented for any platform where Ganglia runs. The ganglia-modules-linux project is not constrained by the requirements to support all the Ganglia platforms: these modules are implemented exclusively for Linux users. The implementations are high-performance C code. The exact modules currently included are IO statistics (similar to the statistics from iostat), individual filesystem capacity statistics and per-core CPU metrics. I will show you how to install ganglia-modules-linux on Ubuntu 22.04 in this guide.

Requirements to install

  • Operating system: Ubuntu 22.04 is needed for ganglia-modules-linux to work
  • Privileges: Make sure that you can run the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install ganglia-modules-linux on Ubuntu 22.04

Install ganglia-modules-linux Ubuntu 22.04

ganglia-modules-linux is one of the popular ways on Ubuntu now so that this tutorial will show you some ways to install it. Choose the one you believe is simple and easy to follow.

Install ganglia-modules-linux 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 get ganglia-modules-linux on your Ubuntu 22.04.

Step 1: Update the APT database to download new packages from Ubuntu. 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 ganglia-modules-linux Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and pressing Enter.

sudo apt-get install ganglia-modules-linux

Install ganglia-modules-linux 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 ganglia-modules-linux, 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. Update the APT database to download new packages from Ubuntu. Launching the terminal and entering the following Linux command:

sudo apt update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install ganglia-modules-linux Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and executing it.

sudo aptitude -y install ganglia-modules-linux

Uninstall ganglia-modules-linux on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever thought that uninstalling an application from Ubuntu is difficult? You are mistaken; Anyone can easily uninstall any program, not just ganglia-modules-linux.

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove ganglia-modules-linux

You can also execute this command if you want to uninstall ganglia-modules-linux and remove its data and dependencies:

sudo apt autoremove --purge ganglia-modules-linux

Ending

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