Ways to Uninstall and Install hotspot on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 3, 2022

hotspot project is a KDAB R&D effort to create a standalone GUI tool for performance data. This tool now only support perf output data. But is intended to support various other performance data formats in the future. I will show you how to install hotspot on Ubuntu 22.04 in this guide.

Prerequisites to install

  • OS: hotspot needs Ubuntu 22.04 to work
  • Privileges: Ensure that you are able to execute the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install hotspot on Ubuntu 22.04

Install hotspot Ubuntu 22.04

hotspot 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 hotspot using APT

This is a popular method for installing any Ubuntu packages because it is simple to understand, even if you are a Linux beginner. Following these instructions to install hotspot on your Ubuntu 22.04.

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

sudo apt-get -y update

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

sudo apt install hotspot

Install hotspot using Aptitude

If you didn’t install Aptitude on Ubuntu, you need to install it by executing this command.

sudo apt -y install aptitude

After installing it, you can now install hotspot, just following these steps:

Step 1: 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. You can now install hotspot Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude install hotspot

Uninstall hotspot 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 hotspot.

You can uninstall hotspot on Ubuntu by running this command if you installed it using APT or Aptitude.

sudo apt remove --auto-remove hotspot

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge hotspot

Ending

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