Ways to Uninstall and Install plum Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 21, 2022

plum works as personal proxy, stationing, logging, and bot program on IRC (Internet Relay Chat). It has many modules, so the user can use a lot of functions. It is also easy to customize its configurations. Note that its documents are only available in Japanese. In this guide, I will show you how to install plum on Ubuntu 22.04.

Requirements to install

  • OS: Ubuntu 22.04 is needed for plum to work
  • Privileges: Ensure that you are able to execute the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install plum on Ubuntu 22.04

Install plum Ubuntu 22.04

plum 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 plum using APT

This is one of the popular ways to install any Ubuntu packages because it’s easy to follow, even if you are a newbie in Linux. Following these instructions to get plum on your Ubuntu.

Step 1: The APT package repository cache needs to be updated before you try to install, update, or remove any packages. Obtain new packages from Ubuntu by updating the APT database. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating the system, you can now install plum Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and pressing Enter.

sudo apt install plum

Install plum using Aptitude

Users can manage their installation, upgrade, and removal of packages with Aptitude and view a list of the packages that are currently available. You must run this command to install it if you haven’t already done so on Ubuntu.

sudo apt -y install aptitude

After installing it, you can now install plum, just 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. Opening the terminal and executing the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get -y update

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

sudo aptitude -y install plum

Uninstall plum 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 plum.

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove plum

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge plum

Summary

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