How to Uninstall and Install mk-configure on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 21, 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). I will show you how to install mk-configure on Ubuntu 22.04 in this tutorial.

Prerequisites to install

  • OS: mk-configure needs Ubuntu 22.04 to work
  • Privileges: Ensure that you are able to execute the sudo commands line.

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 since it’s simple to understand, even if you’re new to Linux. Following these instructions to install mk-configure on your Ubuntu 22.04.

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 the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get 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 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 done so, run this command to install it.

sudo apt install aptitude

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

Step 1: Update the APT database to download new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:

sudo apt 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.

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove mk-configure

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge mk-configure

Ending

In this tutorial, 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.