How to Uninstall or Install liblinear-tools on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 25, 2022

LIBLINEAR is a library for learning linear classifiers for large scale applications. It supports Support Vector Machines (SVM) with L2 and L1 loss, logistic regression, multi class classification and also Linear Programming Machines (L1-regularized SVMs). Its computational complexity scales linearly with the number of training examples making it one of the fastest SVM solvers around. It also provides Python bindings. In this tutorial, I will show you how to install liblinear-tools on Ubuntu 22.04.

Requirements to install

  • Operating system: liblinear-tools needs Ubuntu 22.04 to work
  • Privileges: Check that you can run sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install liblinear-tools on Ubuntu 22.04

Install liblinear-tools Ubuntu 22.04

liblinear-tools 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 liblinear-tools 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 get liblinear-tools on your Ubuntu.

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

sudo apt-get -y update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install liblinear-tools Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and executing it.

sudo apt install liblinear-tools

Install liblinear-tools using Aptitude

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

sudo apt -y install aptitude

After that, you can now install liblinear-tools, just following these steps:

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

sudo apt-get update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install liblinear-tools Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and pressing Enter.

sudo aptitude -y install liblinear-tools

Uninstall liblinear-tools 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 liblinear-tools.

You can uninstall liblinear-tools Ubuntu by running this command if you installed it using APT or Aptitude.

sudo apt remove --auto-remove liblinear-tools

If you want to uninstall liblinear-tools and delete its data and dependencies, you can also run the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge liblinear-tools

Ending

In this guide, I showed you ways to install liblinear-tools on Ubuntu 22.04 and some ways to uninstall liblinear-tools too. Please contact me if you require any assistance. I’d be delighted to respond.