How to Install or Uninstall mk-configure on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 15, 2022

mk-configure is a lightweight easy-to-use replacement for GNU autotools, written in bmake (portable version of NetBSD make) and POSIX tools (shell, awk etc). In this tutorial, I will show you how to install mk-configure on Ubuntu 22.04.

Software Requirement

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

Prerequisites to install mk-configure on Ubuntu 22.04

Install mk-configure Ubuntu 22.04

mk-configure 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 mk-configure using APT

This is a popular method for installing Ubuntu packages because it’s easy to follow, even if you are a newbie in Linux. Following these steps to get mk-configure 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 mk-configure Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt-get -y install mk-configure

Install mk-configure 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 install aptitude

After installing aptitude, you can now install mk-configure by following these steps:

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

sudo apt-get update

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

sudo aptitude install mk-configure

Uninstall mk-configure 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.

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove mk-configure

To uninstall mk-configure and remove its data and dependencies, you can also use the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge mk-configure

Summary

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