Ways to Uninstall and Install mg Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: August 29, 2022

This program is intended to be a small, fast, and portable editor for people who can’t (or don’t want to) run real Emacs for one reason or another. It is compatible with GNU because there shouldn’t be any reason to learn more than one Emacs flavor. In this tutorial, I will show you ways to install mg Ubuntu 22.04.

Requirements to install

  • OS: Ubuntu 22.04 is needed for mg to work
  • Privileges: Make sure you are able to execute sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install mg on Ubuntu 22.04

Install mg Ubuntu 22.04

mg 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 mg 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 mg 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. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:

sudo apt -y update

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

sudo apt-get -y install mg

Install mg using Aptitude

If you didn’t install Aptitude on Ubuntu, you need to install it by executing this command.

sudo apt -y install aptitude

After that, you can now install mg by 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 -y update

Step 2: Start installing the packages on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating the system, you can install mg Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude -y install mg

Uninstall mg on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever thought about how difficult it is to uninstall an application from Ubuntu? You are mistaken; anyone can easily uninstall any program, not just a package.

If you installed mg using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall mg on Ubuntu by running this command

sudo apt remove --auto-remove mg

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge mg

Conclusion

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