How to Uninstall or Install pd-mediasettings Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 25, 2022

This library adds a programmatic interface to Pd (Pure Data) to query the currently available audio and MIDI backends (like alsa, jack,…) and interfaces (like built-in soundcard, virtual devices,…), and allows one to enable and configure them from within a Pd patch. I will show you how to install pd-mediasettings on Ubuntu 22.04 in this guide.

Requirements to install

  • OS: pd-mediasettings needs Ubuntu 22.04 to work
  • Privileges: Check that you can run sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install pd-mediasettings on Ubuntu 22.04

Install pd-mediasettings Ubuntu 22.04

pd-mediasettings 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 pd-mediasettings using APT

This is a popular method for installing any Ubuntu packages because it is simple to understand, even if you are a Linux beginner. Following these instructions to get pd-mediasettings on your Ubuntu 22.04.

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 update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating the system, you can install pd-mediasettings Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt install pd-mediasettings

Install pd-mediasettings using Aptitude

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

sudo apt-get -y install aptitude

After that, you can now install pd-mediasettings, just following these steps:

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

sudo apt update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install pd-mediasettings Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude -y install pd-mediasettings

Uninstall pd-mediasettings on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever thought about how difficult it is to uninstall an application from Ubuntu? You are mistaken; anyone can easily uninstall any program, not just a package.

You can uninstall pd-mediasettings Ubuntu by running this command if you installed it using APT or Aptitude.

sudo apt remove --auto-remove pd-mediasettings

If you want to uninstall pd-mediasettings and delete its data and dependencies, you can also run the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge pd-mediasettings

Conclusion

In this guide, I showed you ways to install pd-mediasettings on Ubuntu 22.04 and ways to uninstall pd-mediasettings too. Please contact me if you require any assistance. I’d be delighted to respond.