How to Install or Uninstall post-el on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 15, 2022

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Prerequisites

  • Operating system: post-el needs Ubuntu 22.04 to work
  • Privileges: Make sure you are able to execute sudo commands.

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 some ways to install it. Choose the one that you think is easy and you can follow.

Install post-el using APT

This is one of the popular ways to install any Ubuntu packages because it is simple to understand, even if you are a Linux novice. Following these steps to get post-el 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. Opening the terminal and executing the following Linux command:

sudo apt update

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

sudo apt-get -y install post-el

Install post-el using Aptitude

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

sudo apt -y install aptitude

After installing aptitude, you can now install post-el by following these steps:

Step 1: You must update the APT package repository cache before attempting 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 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 aptitude install post-el

Uninstall post-el on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever considered how difficult it is to uninstall an application from Ubuntu? You are mistaken; anyone, not just package administrators, can easily uninstall any program.

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

Ending

In this tutorial, I showed you ways to install post-el on Ubuntu 22.04 and ways to uninstall post-el too. Please do not hesitate to contact me if you require assistance. I’m delighted to respond.