How to Uninstall or Install post-el on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 10, 2022

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Prerequisites

  • OS: post-el needs Ubuntu 22.04 to work
  • Privileges: Make sure that you can run the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install post-el on Ubuntu 22.04

Install post-el Ubuntu 22.04

post-el 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 post-el 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 install post-el on your Ubuntu.

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

sudo apt update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating the system, you can install post-el Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and executing it.

sudo apt install post-el

Install post-el 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-get -y install aptitude

After that, you can now install post-el 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 download new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:

sudo apt update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install post-el Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude install post-el

Uninstall post-el on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever thought that uninstalling an application from Ubuntu might be challenging? You’re wrong; any program, not just a post-el, can be easily uninstalled by anyone.

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove post-el

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge post-el

Summary

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