Ways to Install or Uninstall multimail Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 10, 2022

MultiMail is an offline mail packet reader for Unix and other systems. It currently supports the Blue Wave, QWK, OMEN and SOUP formats. It has a full screen, color user interface, built with the curses library. I will show you how to install multimail on Ubuntu 22.04 in this guide.

Prerequisites to install

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

Prerequisites to install multimail on Ubuntu 22.04

Install multimail Ubuntu 22.04

multimail 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 multimail 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 steps to get multimail on your Ubuntu 22.04.

Step 1: Update the APT database to fetch new packages from Ubuntu. Launching the terminal and entering the following Linux command:

sudo apt -y update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install multimail Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and executing it.

sudo apt-get -y install multimail

Install multimail using Aptitude

If you haven’t already installed Aptitude on Ubuntu, run this command to do so.

sudo apt-get install aptitude

After installing, you can now install multimail 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. Opening the terminal and executing 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 multimail Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and pressing Enter.

sudo aptitude install multimail

Uninstall multimail on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever considered how challenging it might be to uninstall an application from Ubuntu? You’re wrong, anyone can easily uninstall any program, not just a multimail.

If you installed multimail using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall multimail on Ubuntu by executing this command

sudo apt remove --auto-remove multimail

You can also execute this command if you want to uninstall multimail and remove its data and dependencies:

sudo apt autoremove --purge multimail

Conclusion

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