How to Uninstall and Install gssdp-tools on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 19, 2022

A GObject-based API for doing SSDP (Simple Service Discovery Protocol) transparently. I will show you how to install gssdp-tools on Ubuntu 22.04 in this tutorial.

Software Requirement

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

Prerequisites to install gssdp-tools on Ubuntu 22.04

Install gssdp-tools Ubuntu 22.04

gssdp-tools 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 gssdp-tools 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 get gssdp-tools 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. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:

sudo apt -y update

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

sudo apt-get -y install gssdp-tools

Install gssdp-tools 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.

sudo apt -y install aptitude

After installing, you can now install gssdp-tools by following these steps:

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 fetch new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:

sudo apt update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install gssdp-tools Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude install gssdp-tools

Uninstall gssdp-tools 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.

You can uninstall gssdp-tools Ubuntu by running this command if you installed it using APT or Aptitude.

sudo apt remove --auto-remove gssdp-tools

If you want to uninstall gssdp-tools and delete its data and dependencies, you can also run the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge gssdp-tools

Ending

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