How to Uninstall or Install hitch Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 3, 2022

Hitch is a libev-based high performance SSL/TLS proxy, used for terminating HTTPS traffic in front of origin servers. I will show you how to install hitch on Ubuntu 22.04 in this tutorial.

Software Requirement

  • Operating system: hitch needs Ubuntu 22.04 to work
  • Privileges: Make sure that you can run the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install hitch on Ubuntu 22.04

Install hitch Ubuntu 22.04

hitch 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 that you think is easy and you can follow.

Install hitch using APT

This is a popular method for installing any Ubuntu packages because it’s easy to follow, even if you are a newbie in Linux. Following these steps to install hitch on your Ubuntu 22.04.

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

sudo apt -y update

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

sudo apt-get install hitch

Install hitch 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 that, you can now install hitch by following these steps:

Step 1: Update the APT database to download 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. After updating the system, you can install hitch Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and pressing Enter.

sudo aptitude install hitch

Uninstall hitch 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 hitch, can be easily uninstalled by anyone.

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove hitch

If you want to uninstall hitch and remove its data and dependencies, you can also run the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge hitch

Summary

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