How to Install or Uninstall opa-address-resolution on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 7, 2022

This package contains the ibacm distributed SA provider (dsap) for name and address resolution on an Intel(R) Omni-Path Architecture platform. It also contains tools to access the shared memory database exported by dsap. In this tutorial, I will show you how to install opa-address-resolution on Ubuntu 22.04.

Prerequisites to install

  • OS: Ubuntu 22.04 or older Ubuntu versions
  • Privileges: Make sure that you can run the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install opa-address-resolution on Ubuntu 22.04

Install opa-address-resolution Ubuntu 22.04

opa-address-resolution 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 opa-address-resolution 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 get opa-address-resolution 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 the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install opa-address-resolution Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt -y install opa-address-resolution

Install opa-address-resolution using Aptitude

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

sudo apt-get install aptitude

After installing it, you can now install opa-address-resolution, 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 download new packages from Ubuntu. Launching the terminal and entering the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get update

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

sudo aptitude install opa-address-resolution

Uninstall opa-address-resolution 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 opa-address-resolution using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall opa-address-resolution on Ubuntu by following this step:

sudo apt remove --auto-remove opa-address-resolution

If you want to uninstall opa-address-resolution and remove its data and dependencies, you can also run the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge opa-address-resolution

Summary

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