How to Uninstall and Install poezio Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 21, 2022

Poezio is a free console XMPP client (the protocol on which the Jabber IM network is built). In this tutorial, I will show you how to install poezio on Ubuntu 22.04.

Software Requirement

  • OS: Ubuntu 22.04 is needed for poezio to work
  • Privileges: Make sure that you can run the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install poezio on Ubuntu 22.04

Install poezio Ubuntu 22.04

poezio 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 poezio 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 steps to get poezio 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. Opening the terminal and executing the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating the system, you can install poezio Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and executing it.

sudo apt-get install poezio

Install poezio using Aptitude

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

sudo apt-get install aptitude

After that, you can now install poezio by following these steps:

Step 1: Obtain new packages from Ubuntu by updating the APT database. Opening the terminal and executing the following Linux command:

sudo apt update

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

sudo aptitude install poezio

Uninstall poezio 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 poezio using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall poezio on Ubuntu by executing this command

sudo apt remove --auto-remove poezio

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge poezio

Summary

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