How to Install or Uninstall libcbor-xs-perl on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 22, 2022

CBOR::XS converts Perl data structures to the Concise Binary Object Representation (CBOR) and vice versa. CBOR is a fast binary serialisation format that aims to use an (almost) superset of the JSON data model, i.e. when you can represent something useful in JSON, you should be able to represent it in CBOR. In this guide, I will show you how to install libcbor-xs-perl on Ubuntu 22.04.

Prerequisites

  • Operating system: Ubuntu 22.04 is needed for libcbor-xs-perl to work
  • Privileges: Make sure that you can run the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install libcbor-xs-perl on Ubuntu 22.04

Install libcbor-xs-perl Ubuntu 22.04

libcbor-xs-perl 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 libcbor-xs-perl using APT

This is one of the popular ways to install any Ubuntu packages because it’s easy to follow, even if you are a newbie in Linux. Following these instructions to get libcbor-xs-perl on your Ubuntu 22.04.

Step 1: Update the APT database to download new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:

sudo apt-get -y update

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

sudo apt install libcbor-xs-perl

Install libcbor-xs-perl using Aptitude

With Aptitude, users can view a list of available packages and manage their installation, upgrade, and removal of packages. If you didn’t install it on Ubuntu, you need to install it by executing this command.

sudo apt-get -y install aptitude

After that, you can now install libcbor-xs-perl, 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 download new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:

sudo apt-get update

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

sudo aptitude install libcbor-xs-perl

Uninstall libcbor-xs-perl 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 libcbor-xs-perl, can be easily uninstalled by anyone.

If you installed libcbor-xs-perl using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall libcbor-xs-perl on Ubuntu by executing this command

sudo apt remove --auto-remove libcbor-xs-perl

To uninstall libcbor-xs-perl and remove its data and dependencies, you can also use the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge libcbor-xs-perl

Ending

In this guide, I showed you ways to install libcbor-xs-perl on Ubuntu 22.04 and ways to uninstall libcbor-xs-perl too. If you need any help, don’t hesitate to contact me. I’m very glad to answer them.