How to Uninstall and Install health-check Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 3, 2022

Health-check monitors processes and optionally their child processes and threads for a given amount of time. At the end of the monitoring it will display the CPU time used, wakeup events generated and I/O operations of the given processes. It can be used to diagnose unhealthy bad processes. In this guide, I will show you how to install health-check on Ubuntu 22.04.

Software Requirement

  • OS: Ubuntu 22.04 or older Ubuntu versions
  • Privileges: Make sure that you can run the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install health-check on Ubuntu 22.04

Install health-check Ubuntu 22.04

health-check 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 health-check 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 steps to get health-check on your Ubuntu.

Step 1: Update the APT database to download new packages from Ubuntu. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:

sudo apt update

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

sudo apt -y install health-check

Install health-check using Aptitude

If you haven’t already installed Aptitude on Ubuntu, run this command to do so.

sudo apt install aptitude

After that, you can now install health-check 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 -y update

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

sudo aptitude install health-check

Uninstall health-check on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever thought that uninstalling an application from Ubuntu is difficult? You are mistaken; Anyone can easily uninstall any program, not just health-check.

If you installed health-check using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall health-check on Ubuntu by executing this command

sudo apt remove --auto-remove health-check

To uninstall health-check and remove its data and dependencies, you can also use the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge health-check

Summary

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