How to Install and Uninstall pinot on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 10, 2022

Pinot provides a D-Bus service that crawls, indexes your documents and monitors them for changes. This service can then be used via a command-line interface, or through a GTK-based GUI that enables to query the index built by the service and your favourite Web engines, and display and analyze the results. I will show you how to install pinot on Ubuntu 22.04 in this tutorial.

Software Requirement

  • Operating system: Ubuntu 22.04 or older versions with more than 2GB RAM
  • Privileges: Verify that you can execute the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install pinot on Ubuntu 22.04

Install pinot Ubuntu 22.04

pinot 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 pinot using APT

This is one of the most popular methods for installing Ubuntu packages because it’s easy to follow, even if you are a newbie in Linux. Following these steps to get pinot on your Ubuntu.

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 -y update

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

sudo apt install pinot

Install pinot using Aptitude

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

sudo apt-get -y install aptitude

Then, you can now install pinot 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 fetch new packages from Ubuntu. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get -y update

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

sudo aptitude -y install pinot

Uninstall pinot 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.

If you installed pinot using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall pinot on Ubuntu by running this command

sudo apt remove --auto-remove pinot

You can also execute this command if you want to uninstall pinot and remove its data and dependencies:

sudo apt autoremove --purge pinot

Conclusion

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