How to Install and Uninstall json-glib-tools on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 20, 2022

JSON-GLib is a library for parsing, generating and manipulating JavaScript Object Notation (JSON) data streams using the GLib type system. It allows manipulating JSON data types with a Document Object Model API. It also allows serializing and deserializing simple or complex GObjects to and from JSON data types. In this guide, I will show you how to install json-glib-tools on Ubuntu 22.04.

Prerequisites to install

  • OS: Ubuntu 22.04 or older versions with more than 2GB RAM
  • Privileges: Make sure you are able to execute sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install json-glib-tools on Ubuntu 22.04

Install json-glib-tools Ubuntu 22.04

json-glib-tools is one of the popular ways on Ubuntu now so that this tutorial will show you some ways to install it. Choose the one that you think is easy and you can follow.

Install json-glib-tools 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 json-glib-tools on your Ubuntu 22.04.

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

sudo apt-get update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install json-glib-tools Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt install json-glib-tools

Install json-glib-tools using Aptitude

You must run this command to install Aptitude if you haven’t already done so on Ubuntu.

sudo apt install aptitude

After that, you can now install json-glib-tools, just 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. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get -y update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating the system, you can install json-glib-tools Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude install json-glib-tools

Uninstall json-glib-tools 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 json-glib-tools, can be easily uninstalled by anyone.

This command can be used to uninstall json-glib-tools from Ubuntu 22.04 if it was installed using APT or Aptitude.

sudo apt remove --auto-remove json-glib-tools

If you want to uninstall json-glib-tools and remove its data and dependencies, you can also run the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge json-glib-tools

Conclusion

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