Ways to Uninstall and Install os-autoinst Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 21, 2022

The OS-autoinst project aims at providing a means to run fully automated tests. Especially to run tests of basic and low-level operating system components such as bootloader, kernel, installer and upgrade, which can not easily and safely be tested with other automated testing frameworks. However, it can just as well be used to test firefox and openoffice operation on top of a newly installed OS. In this guide, I will show you ways to install os-autoinst Ubuntu 22.04.

Requirements

  • OS: os-autoinst needs Ubuntu 22.04 to work
  • Privileges: Ascertain that you are able to execute sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install os-autoinst on Ubuntu 22.04

Install os-autoinst Ubuntu 22.04

os-autoinst 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 os-autoinst using APT

This is a popular method for installing any Ubuntu packages because it’s easy to follow, even if you are a newbie in Linux. Following these steps to get os-autoinst 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 -y update

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

sudo apt -y install os-autoinst

Install os-autoinst using Aptitude

With Aptitude, users can view a list of available packages and manage their installation, upgrade, and removal of packages. If you didn’t install it on Ubuntu, you need to install it by executing this command.

sudo apt-get -y install aptitude

After that, you can now install os-autoinst 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. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get update

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

sudo aptitude -y install os-autoinst

Uninstall os-autoinst 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 os-autoinst from Ubuntu 22.04 if it was installed using APT or Aptitude.

sudo apt remove --auto-remove os-autoinst

If you want to uninstall os-autoinst and remove its data and dependencies, you can also run the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge os-autoinst

Ending

In this guide, I showed you ways to install os-autoinst on Ubuntu 22.04 and ways to uninstall os-autoinst too. Please do not hesitate to contact me if you require any assistance. I’m delighted to respond to them.