How to Uninstall and Install pagemon on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 7, 2022

pagemon is a ncurses based interactive memory/page monitoring tool allowing one to browse the memory map of an active running process on Linux. I will show you how to install pagemon on Ubuntu 22.04 in this guide.

Requirements

  • OS: Ubuntu 22.04 is needed for pagemon to work
  • Privileges: Check that you can run sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install pagemon on Ubuntu 22.04

Install pagemon Ubuntu 22.04

pagemon 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 pagemon 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 pagemon on your Ubuntu 22.04.

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 update

Step 2: Start installing the packages on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install pagemon Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt -y install pagemon

Install pagemon 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-get -y install aptitude

After installing, you can now install pagemon by 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. 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, you can install pagemon Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and executing it.

sudo aptitude install pagemon

Uninstall pagemon on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever thought that uninstalling an application from Ubuntu is difficult? You are mistaken; Anyone can easily uninstall any program, not just pagemon.

This command can be used to uninstall pagemon from Ubuntu 22.04 if it was installed using APT or Aptitude.

sudo apt remove --auto-remove pagemon

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge pagemon

Conclusion

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