How to Install and Uninstall growl-for-linux Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: August 27, 2022

Growl For Linux is a linux-compatible notification system of Growl. Growl is a notification system for Mac OS X. It uses GNTP (Growl Notification Transport Protocol) for notification. In this tutorial, I will show you how to install growl-for-linux on Ubuntu 22.04.

Software Requirement

  • Operating system: Ubuntu 22.04 or older Ubuntu versions
  • Privileges: Check that you can run sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install growl-for-linux on Ubuntu 22.04

Install growl-for-linux Ubuntu 22.04

growl-for-linux 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 growl-for-linux using APT

This is a popular method for installing Ubuntu packages since it’s simple to understand, even if you’re new to Linux. Following these instructions to get growl-for-linux on your Ubuntu.

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

sudo apt-get update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install growl-for-linux Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt-get -y install growl-for-linux

Install growl-for-linux using Aptitude

Users can manage their installation, upgrade, and removal of packages with Aptitude and view a list of the packages that are currently available. You must run this command to install it if you haven’t already done so on Ubuntu.

sudo apt-get -y install aptitude

After installing it, you can now install growl-for-linux by 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 the following Linux command:

sudo apt -y update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install growl-for-linux Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and pressing Enter.

sudo aptitude -y install growl-for-linux

Uninstall growl-for-linux 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 growl-for-linux Ubuntu by running this command if you installed it using APT or Aptitude.

sudo apt remove --auto-remove growl-for-linux

If you want to uninstall growl-for-linux and delete its data and dependencies, you can also run the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge growl-for-linux


In this tutorial, I showed you ways to install growl-for-linux on Ubuntu 22.04 and some ways to uninstall growl-for-linux too. Please do not hesitate to contact me if you require any assistance. I’m delighted to respond to them.