grim is a command-line utility to take screenshots of Wayland desktops. For now it requires support for the screencopy protocol to work. Support for the xdg-output protocol is optional, but improves fractional scaling support. grim will write a PNG to a file or to stdout. In this tutorial, I will show you how to install grim on Ubuntu 22.04.
- OS: grim needs Ubuntu 22.04 to work
- Privileges: Ensure that you are able to execute the sudo commands line.
Install grim Ubuntu 22.04
grim 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 grim using APT
This is one of the most popular methods for installing Ubuntu packages because it’s easy to follow, even if you are a newbie in Linux. Following these instructions to install grim on your Ubuntu.
Step 1: Update the APT database to download new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:
Step 2: Start installing the packages on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install grim Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.
Install grim using Aptitude
Aptitude allows users to view a list of available packages and manage package installation, upgrade, and removal. If you haven’t already installed it on Ubuntu, run this command to do so.
After installing it, you can now install grim by following these steps:
Step 1: Obtain new packages from Ubuntu by updating the APT database. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:
Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install grim Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and pressing
Uninstall grim 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.
You can uninstall grim on Ubuntu by running this command if you installed it using APT or Aptitude.
You can also execute this command if you want to uninstall grim and remove its data and dependencies:
In this tutorial, I showed you ways to install grim on Ubuntu 22.04 and some ways to uninstall grim too. Please do not hesitate to contact me if you require any assistance. I’m delighted to respond to them.