How to Install and Uninstall perlconsole Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 16, 2022

Perl Console is a light program that lets you evaluate Perl code interactively. It uses Readline for grabing input and provides completion with all the namespaces loaded during your session. In this tutorial, I will show you ways to install perlconsole Ubuntu 22.04.

Prerequisites to install

  • Operating system: Ubuntu 22.04 is needed for perlconsole to work
  • Privileges: Check that you can run sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install perlconsole on Ubuntu 22.04

Install perlconsole Ubuntu 22.04

perlconsole 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 you believe is simple and easy to follow.

Install perlconsole 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 perlconsole 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. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:

sudo apt -y update

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

sudo apt -y install perlconsole

Install perlconsole using Aptitude

If you didn’t install Aptitude on Ubuntu, you need to install it by executing this command.

sudo apt -y install aptitude

Then, you can now install perlconsole, just following these steps:

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

sudo apt -y update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install perlconsole Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and pressing Enter.

sudo aptitude install perlconsole

Uninstall perlconsole on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever considered how challenging it might be to uninstall an application from Ubuntu? You’re wrong, anyone can easily uninstall any program, not just a perlconsole.

If you installed perlconsole using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall perlconsole on Ubuntu by executing this command

sudo apt remove --auto-remove perlconsole

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge perlconsole

Conclusion

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