How to Install and Uninstall love on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: August 22, 2022

LÖVE was created to be a user-friendly engine in which simple (or complicated) games could be made without having extensive knowledge of system or graphics functions and without having to dedicate time towards developing the same engine features time and time again. In this guide, I will show you how to install love on Ubuntu 22.04.

Software Requirement

  • OS: Ubuntu 22.04 or older Ubuntu versions
  • Privileges: Ascertain that you are able to execute sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install love on Ubuntu 22.04

Install love Ubuntu 22.04

love 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 love using APT

This is one of the most popular methods for installing Ubuntu packages since it is simple to understand, even if you are a Linux novice. Following these instructions to install love on your Ubuntu.

Step 1: Obtain new packages from Ubuntu by updating the APT database. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:

sudo apt-get update

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

sudo apt-get -y install love

Install love 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 -y install aptitude

After that, you can now install love, 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. Opening the terminal and executing the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating the system, you can install love Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude install love

Install love using Snap

Software is delivered to users using self-contained packages known as snaps using the software package and deployment system called Snap. As a result, Snap allows you to install love snap easily. Simply pasting this command into the terminal and pressing enter.

sudo snap install love

Uninstall love 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 love.

You can uninstall love on Ubuntu by running this command if you installed it using APT or Aptitude.

sudo apt remove --auto-remove love

If you want to uninstall love and remove its data and dependencies, you can also run the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge love

If you used Snap to install love, you can execute this command:

sudo snap remove love

Conclusion

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