How to Install or Uninstall libalien-gnuplot-perl Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 22, 2022

Alien::Gnuplot verifies existence and sanity of the gnuplot external application. It only declares one access method, Alien::Gnuplot::load_gnuplot, which does the actual work and is called automatically at load time. Alien::Gnuplot doesn’t have any actual plotting methods - making use of gnuplot, once it is found and verified, is up to you or your client module. In this guide, I will show you how to install libalien-gnuplot-perl on Ubuntu 22.04.

Software Requirement

  • Operating system: libalien-gnuplot-perl needs Ubuntu 22.04 to work
  • Privileges: Make sure you are able to execute sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install libalien-gnuplot-perl on Ubuntu 22.04

Install libalien-gnuplot-perl Ubuntu 22.04

libalien-gnuplot-perl 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 libalien-gnuplot-perl 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 steps to get libalien-gnuplot-perl on your Ubuntu.

Step 1: You must update the APT package repository cache before attempting to install, update, or remove any packages. Obtain new packages from Ubuntu by updating the APT database. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:

sudo apt -y update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install libalien-gnuplot-perl Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt -y install libalien-gnuplot-perl

Install libalien-gnuplot-perl using Aptitude

Aptitude allows users to view a list of available packages and manage package installation, upgrade, and removal. If you haven’t already done so, run this command to install it.

sudo apt-get install aptitude

After that, you can now install libalien-gnuplot-perl 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 download new packages from Ubuntu. Launching the terminal and entering the following Linux command:

sudo apt update

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

sudo aptitude install libalien-gnuplot-perl

Uninstall libalien-gnuplot-perl on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever considered how difficult it is to uninstall an application from Ubuntu? You are mistaken; anyone, not just package administrators, can easily uninstall any program.

You can uninstall libalien-gnuplot-perl Ubuntu by running this command if you installed it using APT or Aptitude.

sudo apt remove --auto-remove libalien-gnuplot-perl

If you want to uninstall libalien-gnuplot-perl and remove its data and dependencies, you can also run the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge libalien-gnuplot-perl


In this guide, I showed you ways to install libalien-gnuplot-perl on Ubuntu 22.04 and ways to uninstall libalien-gnuplot-perl too. Please do not hesitate to contact me if you require assistance. I’m delighted to respond.