Go-mtpfs is a simple FUSE filesystem for mounting Android devices as an MTP device. In this guide, I will show you how to install go-mtpfs on Ubuntu 22.04.
- OS: go-mtpfs needs Ubuntu 22.04 to work
- Privileges: Make sure that you can run the sudo commands line.
Install go-mtpfs Ubuntu 22.04
go-mtpfs 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 go-mtpfs 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 install go-mtpfs 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 download new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:
Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install go-mtpfs Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.
Install go-mtpfs using Aptitude
If you didn’t install Aptitude on Ubuntu, you need to install it by executing this command.
After installing aptitude, you can now install go-mtpfs, just following these steps:
Step 1: Update the APT database to fetch new packages from Ubuntu. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:
Step 2: Start installing the packages on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating the system, you can install go-mtpfs Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.
Uninstall go-mtpfs on Ubuntu 22.04
Have you ever considered how difficult it is to uninstall an application from Ubuntu? You are mistaken; anyone, not just package administrators, can easily uninstall any program.
If you installed go-mtpfs using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall go-mtpfs on Ubuntu by following this step:
You can also execute this command if you want to uninstall go-mtpfs and remove its data and dependencies:
In this tutorial, I showed you ways to install go-mtpfs on Ubuntu 22.04 and some ways to uninstall go-mtpfs too. If you need any help, don’t hesitate to contact me. I’m very glad to answer them.