Ways to Uninstall and Install gkrelltopd on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 9, 2022

Plugin for gkrellmd. This is the server end plugin of gkrelltop. Gkrelltop displays the top three cpu intensive processes in a small window inside gkrellm, similar to wmtop. Useful to check out anytime what processes are consuming most cpu memory, or IO resources on your machine. In this tutorial, I will show you ways to install gkrelltopd Ubuntu 22.04.

Software Requirement

  • OS: gkrelltopd needs Ubuntu 22.04 to work
  • Privileges: Verify that you can execute the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install gkrelltopd on Ubuntu 22.04

Install gkrelltopd Ubuntu 22.04

gkrelltopd 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 gkrelltopd using APT

This is a popular method for installing any Ubuntu packages because it is simple to understand, even if you are a Linux beginner. Following these steps to install gkrelltopd on your Ubuntu.

Step 1: You must update the APT package repository cache before attempting to install, update, or remove any packages. Obtain new packages from Ubuntu by updating the APT database. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:

sudo apt update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install gkrelltopd Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt install gkrelltopd

Install gkrelltopd using Aptitude

You must run this command to install Aptitude if you haven’t already done so on Ubuntu.

sudo apt-get -y install aptitude

After that, you can now install gkrelltopd, just following these steps:

Step 1: Update the APT database to download new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:

sudo apt-get -y update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install gkrelltopd Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude install gkrelltopd

Uninstall gkrelltopd 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 gkrelltopd using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall gkrelltopd on Ubuntu by executing this command

sudo apt remove --auto-remove gkrelltopd

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge gkrelltopd

Ending

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