Nailgun is a client, protocol, and server for running Java programs from the command line without incurring the JVM startup overhead. Programs run in the server (which is implemented in Java), and are triggered by the client (written in C), which handles all I/O. I will show you how to install nailgun on Ubuntu 22.04 in this tutorial.
Requirements to install
- OS: Ubuntu 22.04 is needed for nailgun to work
- Privileges: Make sure that you can run the sudo commands line.
Install nailgun Ubuntu 22.04
nailgun 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 nailgun 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 install nailgun on your Ubuntu 22.04.
Step 1: Update the APT database to fetch new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:
Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install nailgun Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.
Install nailgun using Aptitude
You must run this command to install Aptitude if you haven’t already done so on Ubuntu.
After installing, you can now install nailgun, just 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. Launching the terminal and entering the following Linux command:
Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install nailgun Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.
Uninstall nailgun 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 nailgun from Ubuntu 22.04 if it was installed using APT or Aptitude.
If you want to uninstall nailgun and remove its data and dependencies, you can also run the following command:
In this guide, I showed you ways to install nailgun on Ubuntu 22.04 and some ways to uninstall nailgun too. If you need any help, don’t hesitate to contact me. I’m very glad to answer them.