How to Install or Uninstall lsdb Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 9, 2022

LSDB (The Lovely Sister Database) is a rolodex-like database program for SEMI based MUA. It’s intended to be a lightweight relacement for BBDB (The Insidious Big Brother Database). Unfortunately, it currently doesn’t support the all features of BBDB. In this tutorial, I will show you ways to install lsdb Ubuntu 22.04.

Requirements

  • Operating system: Ubuntu 22.04 is needed for lsdb to work
  • Privileges: Check that you can run sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install lsdb on Ubuntu 22.04

Install lsdb Ubuntu 22.04

lsdb 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 lsdb using APT

This is a popular method for installing Ubuntu packages since it’s simple to understand, even if you’re new to Linux. Following these steps to get lsdb on your Ubuntu 22.04.

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. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:

sudo apt -y update

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

sudo apt install lsdb

Install lsdb 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 installing aptitude, you can now install lsdb 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 -y update

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

sudo aptitude -y install lsdb

Uninstall lsdb 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.

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove lsdb

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge lsdb

Summary

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