How to Uninstall and Install gortr Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 19, 2022

GoRTR is an implementation of the RPKI to Router protocol (RFC 6810): it can be used to publish Resource Public Key Infrastructure (RFC 6480) prefix origin data from a trusted cache to BGP routers. In this tutorial, I will show you ways to install gortr Ubuntu 22.04.

Requirements

  • OS: Ubuntu 22.04 or older versions with more than 2GB RAM
  • Privileges: Verify that you can execute the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install gortr on Ubuntu 22.04

Install gortr Ubuntu 22.04

gortr 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 you believe is simple and easy to follow.

Install gortr 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 instructions to get gortr 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 download new packages from Ubuntu. Launching the terminal and entering the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get update

Step 2: Start installing the packages on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install gortr Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt -y install gortr

Install gortr using Aptitude

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

sudo apt-get install aptitude

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

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 this Linux command:

sudo apt-get -y update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating the system, you can install gortr Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and pressing Enter.

sudo aptitude -y install gortr

Uninstall gortr on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever thought that uninstalling an application from Ubuntu might be challenging? You’re wrong; any program, not just a gortr, can be easily uninstalled by anyone.

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove gortr

You can also execute this command if you want to uninstall gortr and remove its data and dependencies:

sudo apt autoremove --purge gortr

Ending

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