Ways to Uninstall and Install liblo-tools Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 26, 2022

LibLO is a lightweight, easy to use implementation of the OSC (Open Sound Control) protocol (see <https://www.cnmat.berkeley.edu/OpenSoundControl/> for details). In this guide, I will show you ways to install liblo-tools Ubuntu 22.04.

Prerequisites to install

  • OS: Ubuntu 22.04 or older versions with more than 2GB RAM
  • Privileges: Check that you can run sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install liblo-tools on Ubuntu 22.04

Install liblo-tools Ubuntu 22.04

liblo-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 you believe is simple and easy to follow.

Install liblo-tools 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 get liblo-tools on your Ubuntu.

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

sudo apt update

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

sudo apt -y install liblo-tools

Install liblo-tools using Aptitude

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

sudo apt-get install aptitude

After installing aptitude, you can now install liblo-tools 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 the system, you can install liblo-tools Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude -y install liblo-tools

Uninstall liblo-tools on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever considered how challenging it might be to uninstall an application from Ubuntu? You’re wrong, anyone can easily uninstall any program, not just a liblo-tools.

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove liblo-tools

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge liblo-tools

Conclusion

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